Damage + Retin-A Q&A
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
I have heard that using Retin-A too often will eventually thin the skin. READ MORE
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
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
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
I used a product per the advice from my dermatologist called Skin Medica, Retinol Complex 1.0 for sun damage spots and pre aging/wrinkles. I have used... 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
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
I'm 33 years old with fair skin.Im using a new product line by Rodan and fields to treat sun damage (12 days on) that includes a retinol product (no... READ MORE
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
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
I stopped Retin-a at about month 7 because my skin started to drastically change. I've been off now for 5 months. I now have huge pores, sagging skin,... READ MORE
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
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
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 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
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
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