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Is Combining Benzoyl Peroxide and Retina A To My Face Washing Regimen Ok?

Hi, i being using .025 retin a gel for around 6 months.but i still have many blackheads.i want to start the new regimen by adding 2.5% benzoyl... READ MORE

Is Retin-A safe to use after a Glycolic Acid Peel?

I did an at home glycolic chemical peel at 30% for 4 minutes and 30 seconds last night. I have one dark mark on the side of my face but it doesn't... READ MORE

Can I Use Benzoyl Peroxide with Sunscreen? Which One Use First?

I'm using retin-a now (for two weeks) and yes, it shows positive progress. And i read about using benzoyl peroxide and i want to use it too. But i... READ MORE

Is it okay to use Benzoyl Peroxide and Tretinoin concurrently?

Hi, I've been using Stieva-A (0.01% Tretinoin) for awhile now and have seen little to no improvement. I am wondering if it's safe to use 5% Benzoyl... READ MORE

Clindamycin Phosphate/Benzoyl Peroxide Gel used with Tretinoin?

I have been using my Tretinoin 0.025% for 6 months now. Clindamycin Phosphate/Benzoyl Peroxide Gel 1%/5% was recently prescribed to me. How do I use... READ MORE

My doctor prescribed me trentinoin and benzoyl peroxide. Is it ok to use meladerm too?

My doctor prescribed me trentinoin (.05) to use everynight and benzoyl peroxide (5%) to use every morning. I have been using these faithfully for... READ MORE

Is retinoid skin products safe for teens?

My 15.5 has struggled with acne for 5 years. At first sign I took her in to see a doctor. He prescribed medication that had 5% benzoyl, which we found... READ MORE

I m 20 yr old female and I have been getting cystic acne on my chin the last 3 years consistently. Should I go for Retin-a?

These acne are bump-like,without head.Only few of those are able to come to head after 2-3 weeks. I have tried acv and benzoyl peroxide which doesnt... READ MORE

Is it safe to use both benzyol peroxide (morning) and tretinoin (night)?

I was perscribed Bp(5%) tretinoin(0.01%). Bp in the morning and tretinoin at night. Before applying Bp I wash my face with cetaphil cleanser, I then... READ MORE

Retin a and Loprox?

I am currently using retin a in the evening and cream containing bp in the morning. Can i use loprox in the morning on a small portion of my face? I... READ MORE

Benzoyl Peroxide and Retin?

I've been using a Murad acne treatment that has both Retin-A and benzoyl peroxide in it, but I read that benzoyl peroxide will actually counteract the... READ MORE

How do I use Benzoyl Peroxide, Glycolic Acid and prescription tretinoin "Retin-A" all in the same skin care regimen?

Hi i hope your having a lovely day. I recently got Retin-A .1% and .025%. I currently use a skin care regimen the included 2.5% Benzoyl Peroxide and... READ MORE

Is it normal to still get cystic acne after 4-5 weeks on Retin-A?

I used Benzoyl Peroxide every night for 2 years and it cleared up all my cystic acne, which only comes on my chin. However, 4 months ago, I started... READ MORE

What's your opinion on a Benzyol Peroxide (2.5%) & Retin-A Micro combination treament?

Your opinion on this regimen is appreciated: - Phase 1 - Acne Treatment (12 Weeks) 1) Face Wash + BP Gel (2.5%) + Retin A Micro 0.04% + Moisturizer... READ MORE

What is the difference between ketrel cream (tretinoin 0.05) and retin a?

Because I didnt find retin a (i live in iran) Thanks. Hey i have many closed whitehead comedons on my face. Im using ketrel (0.05) tertinoin and... READ MORE

How can I use Retin-A in conjunction with benzoyl peroxide without over drying my skin?

I have dry skin and inflammatory acne. I currently use Retin-A (0.025%) every other eve. When I used BP(5%) in the morning, my skin got agitated, it... READ MORE

Can you apply benzoyl peroxide and Retin A together?

I've been using 0.1% Retin A cream for 2 months (but I started at 0.025% Retin A 5 months ago). In the morning I use BPO - In the evening I wash with... READ MORE

I'm 23 year old. I have a problem of acne and acne marks from a few years ago which keeps coming back. Please help. (Photo)

I'm very depressed cz of my acne marks & afraid to go out. I was using NOMARKS CREAM from three months but it showed very insignificant progress. So,... READ MORE

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