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Retinol cream or gel for DRY, acne prone skin?

I'm in my 30's, get hormonal breakouts, clogged pores on the forehead, milia prone on the tops of my cheeks, have minor sun damage & fine lines, on... READ MORE

Acne breakout after using Retinol 0.05% twice a day, what should I do now? (photo)

I had such a big acne.I used retinol 0.05% cream twice a daily...then it goes...i show my picture...but it looks like so bad on face..i stopped using... READ MORE

Why am I still getting breakouts after using Retin-A for 5 months? (Photo)

I have been using retin a 0.025% for 5 months. On my 5th month i saw no pimple, which got me excited. However i now see some pimples coming up, and... READ MORE

First month with Retin A and breaking out a lot. Is this normal?

Dear all, I have been using Retin A for almost 4 weeks and I am still breaking out really badly. My acne is mild to moderate but Retin A made it a lot... READ MORE

Why am I still having acne and oily skin 2 years after using Retin-A?

I've used retin a for almost 2 years now , i had light acne on my cheeks and front , by using tretinoin my skin improved a lot but i still have some... READ MORE

Does Retin-A make acne worse in the beginning?

A lot of people seem to say that acne gets worse not better at the beginning of treatment with Retin-A? But does it really get worse, or is it just... READ MORE

Precise anti aging investments for a 24 year girl? What am/pm routine can I follow daily for my face?

Face suffering from slight dryness under eyes & cystic acne break out upon the chin+ nose.a) are foam cleaners worse for me? Do i pick hydrating... READ MORE

Why am I getting acne at times even when on Retin-A?

I've been prescribed Retin a 0.025% for the treatment of acne and acne scars. I've been using it for almost three months now. I have seen results ,... READ MORE

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