Damage + Retin-A

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Does Using Retin-A During the Day Damage Skin?

I'm 20, and I used generic Retin-A 0.05% cream on my eye area/eyelids nightly for a few weeks, and used SPF 15 when I went out. For about a week I... READ MORE

Is Applying Retin-A Once a Night Too Much for the Skin?

I have heard that using Retin-A too often will eventually thin the skin. READ MORE

Retin-A for Under Eye Lines

I have lines under my eyes that im considering using retin a for. dr nicholas perricone says that anything that inflames the skin is bad for it which... READ MORE

Retin-A 0.05 has suddenly damaged my skin - wrinkles and huge pores everywhere.

Hi I am 25 and I started using retin a 0.05, after the 3rd use, my face became excessively oily and it would feel soo tight, glossy/shiny like my skin... READ MORE

$200 down and I still have no answers about how to fix my damaged skin. It's transparent and unpigmented. Please help.

Used retin a generic on face yrs ago & it damaged the appearance of skin. 2 dermatologists said retin a doesn't cause permanent redness/ damage 2... READ MORE

I want to know if my skin care routine can be more damaging than beneficial to my face and if I should stop using anything?

I started using Retin a 0.025% this week. I use it every other night and apply Cerave after. When I'm not using the Retin A, I use a retinol 2.5,... READ MORE

How can I soothe my skin and undo the damage caused by Retin-A, which seems to be permanent at this point?

Used retin-a for 3 weeks, woke up on day 22 or so with the worst burning sensation I've ever felt in my face. Severely painful, severely red, and my... READ MORE

Hello. Could You Please Let Me Know Whether I Have Permanently Damaged my Skin

Hello. Could you please let me know whether I have permanently damaged my skin by using Retin-A cream (0.025) Literally overnight 4 days ago I woke up... READ MORE

What is the specific cause of damage I've experienced from using Retin-A ? (photos)

Hi I'm 22, male. I've been using Retin-A for 4 months, using a pea sized amount for entire face twice a week for the 1st month and gradually moving up... READ MORE

Using Retin A .1% for stretch mark on bicep. Can I still lift weights or will the tissue rip more?

I have big stretch marks on my biceps from lifting and started using Retin A 0.1%. I am afraid that if I lift weights, it will damage and worsen the... READ MORE

Can applying Retinol 1% under eyes cause permanent damage to under eye area?

Applied Skinceuticals retinol 1% mixed with moisturizer under eyes and now I have 100 times worse wrinkles , larger pores and extremely rough texture... READ MORE

Could the use of Silk'n Face FX Device after using Retin-A cause more wrinkling or damage skin around eyes?

I am 55 years old and have been using Retin-A Micro for four years. I put the cream under my eyes and on my crows feet. I am developing what appear to... READ MORE

I started retin A in January for about 3-4 weeks, and my face is HORRIBLE! Can retin A permanently damage your face? (Photo)

I went to dermatologist after I started seeing my face so broken out which it has never done! I got the retin a for crows feet and to avoid botox. I... READ MORE

Want to try Retin-A for skin damage, need to start VERY slow, which one?

Hello I had some type of damageto my skin about a year ago a little over. I had a yag on nose only and a couple hydra facials. Had burning irritation... READ MORE

Is using Retin A 0.025% gel around the eyes causing damage because of its alcohol content and should I switch over to the cream?

I have been on differin 0.1% for over a year now because of a bout of acne. Recently I was switched over to retin A 0.025% gel.My skin , which is... READ MORE

Skin got darker, orange peel texture with Retin A. Any suggestions? (photos)

After five month of ratin a use my skin is really damaged.much darker, pigmentation got worse. Orange peel texture. Idintations that looks dark. I... READ MORE

What's a good treatment for a severely burned damaged skin on face from Retin A?

I am 23 years old and 7 months ago I severely burned my skin with retinA my skin is now hyper sensitive severly dry and tight and i have... READ MORE

Can you reverse the damage done by Retin-A on the under eyelids?

On two separate occasions, I applied Retin A (0.1%) under my eyes because I didn't know any better and thought it would make things look great and be... READ MORE

My face is burnt from 2 days of 0.1% tretinoin gel. Will there be any long term damage? (Photo)

I used 0.1% tretinoin gel for 2 days and stopped 2 days ago after my skin became so sore. As you will see from the photos it is bright red, raw, shiny... READ MORE

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