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How can I heal chemical burns from Retin-A?

My derm gave me the 0.1% retin-A (I was on 0.05% before). The 0.1% is irritating, I have a red rash (hundreds of tiny little bumps), thick dark scabs,... READ MORE

How can I alleviate Retin-A side effects?

I am 29;1st used Retin-A0.05% for acne when 19.Worked well.I got some acne issues again and started using 0.1%micro formulation 2mths back.The first... READ MORE

What can I do to reduce my bumps and zits, redness, enlarged pores, and hyperpigmentation? (Photo)

I have been on Tretinoin for almost 3 months now and have seen absolutely no improvement whatsoever. My skin has only gotten much worse than it before... READ MORE

How do I make burnt skin from Retinol go away 2 months after discontinuing use?

I started using an OTC eye cream with Retinol in it under my eyes in the hopes I could make these tiny bumps go away. After a couple weeks, I applied... READ MORE

Would you recommend creams or procedures for scars while on Retin-A Micro .08%? (photos)

I am currently on Retin-A Micro .08% and while my acne did clear up I still have post acne scars ranging from big red marks to small bumps(or... READ MORE

OTC Retinol serum caused red bumps on my face!!! Should I still continue use? (photo)

I have been using a retinol serum from Sephora (murad-retinol youth renewal serum) about twice a week for a month but my skin is breaking out. In... READ MORE

Rash from tretinoin after 6 months of use

Hi, I have used tretinoin for over 6 months to help with the wrinkles. I have used it at night, and sunscreen during the day even though I live in New... READ MORE

Tretinoin for clogged pores. 5th day (Photo)

Hi, i'm using tretinoin .05% prescribed by my doctor and at the same time benzOyl peroxide facial wash. I have some clogged pores around my jaw and... READ MORE

I got tiny small bumps at my jaw lines. Any suggestions?

I have using retin a 0.05% cream for 7weeks. I got tiny small bumps at my jaw lines. Why is it appear? What should i do? READ MORE

Retin a Has Created a White Patch on my Face That is Lighter then the Rest of my Skin, How Do I Get the Melanin Back? (photo)

I was using retin a gel 0.025% on a small patch of my face where a cluster of irritated bumps appeared one night. I have used it for around 2months... READ MORE

I have itchy bumps on my face from tretinoin. What should I do?

Ive been prescribed tretinoin 0.04% gel for my acne and milia. I use it as prescribed pea size all over my face at bedtime followed by eucerin... READ MORE

Can I use Retin A over scabs?

My face broke out in bumps (not acne) after using a new serum/ lotion in the morning for a few days in a row. I scratched them and now have several... READ MORE

Is Retin-A cream ok for use on acne/discoloration from acne on butt cheeks?

I don't know if I'm using the term "acne" correctly or not. They are small, red bumps that usually have a white head. They go away pretty quickly but... READ MORE

I used Retin A close to under my eye and now it looks like I have chicken skin. What can I do? (Photo)

I used tretinoin close to under my eye and now it looks like chicken skin under my eye Will these bumps go away? Please help I am 22 an used tretinoin... READ MORE

Is retin-a CREAM okay for closed comedones?

I've used retin a and it cleared them up, I still continue to use it to keep my face clear. I've read that the cream is not good for clogged pores,... READ MORE

My skin is worse than it was before I began using Retin A .1% gel. Should I continue using this gel or stop?

I am 24, used tetra for my acne then after I was prescribed Retin A .1% gel. Initially i had no breakouts while using the gel. Now I have red bumps... READ MORE

How to clear up red bumps after using the Tretinoin cream?

I have been using the Tretinoin cream and had a very bad reaction so I was told to discontinue the product. But now I have developed red bumps that I... READ MORE

Is Retin A Gel a good solution or is there a better option to deal with scars? (Photo)

I have scarred bumps (keloids?) from piercings that haven't gone away. My doctor prescribed Retin A Gel, but it burns my skin and causes peeling... READ MORE

I used Tretinoin Cream0.1% for acne but had to discontinue since it caused bumps on my face.What should I do to get rid of them?

Is it due to excess dryness? Also,I realized that the bumps increased when I used a home remedy facemask (sandalwood).Please help READ MORE

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