Dry Skin + Retin-A Q&A
Hello I just started using retin-a 0.1%. My question is how long will the peeling, dryness, and burning last? Should I take a break from the cream... READ MORE
I just started using Retin-A, 0.0025% four days ago. Is it normal for it to burn sting when i put the gel on and my face is very dry skin is flakin... READ MORE
Can you use Retin-A and/or Hydroquinone on the eyelids? What should you do if you experience severe dryness? READ MORE
I'm 33 years old and have been using an 8% glycolic acid exfoliating day cream and Retin-A at night to improve slight acne scarring from my teens.... READ MORE
If I am not experiencing the dry/irritated skin side effects of Retin A does that mean it is not working for me?
I started using retin-a a few months ago and read that just about everyone has dry and/or irritated skin from it. I am using 0.05 percent and have... READ MORE
Can I use Aquafor 30 minutes after applying retin a at night. My skin is very dry. Would that affect the results? READ MORE
I have been doing the recommended regimen of CeraVe cleanser,retin-a at night and glycolic acid serum with antioxidants during the day(Vivite). I have... READ MORE
My doctor recently prescribed Retin-A (tretinoin cream) to me, im 16, i've only been using it for about a week now every night and my face is really... READ MORE
I used Retin-A (.05%) on my neck for about 2 1/2 months and then noticed under my chin is starting to "hang" and shrivels up into my neck... READ MORE
Retin-a / Tretinoin Strength for Getting Rid of Sebaceous Filaments on Nose & Closed Comedones on Fairly Dry Skin?
I have large,clogged pores on my nose and on either side of my nose that I haven't been able to get rid of (or at least diminish some) since age 13... READ MORE
I am 31 years old female, caucasian, clear skin complexion. My Family Doctor recommends Retin-A to most of her female patients ( if inquired ) as a... READ MORE
I am 58 years old and considering using Retin-A. Will it help improve the texture and wrinkling of my skin?
I recently had gastric by-pass surgery and the wrinkles will become a new problem as I lose the weight. Also, the skin of my face is especially dry,... READ MORE
I have been using Retin-A 0.04 for the acne that I have on my chin,and I am concern about the wrinkles as well, after using the Retin-A for about a... READ MORE
I am 51 and was discussing anti-aging options with a dermatologist. He prescribed Retin-A Micro. When it arrived I saw that it was only .04%. While I... READ MORE
Does Retin-A actually reduce the amount of oil/sebum produced on the face? Or does it just temporarily dry out the skin? 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
Been using Retin-A Macro on a moisturized dry skin for a year. I use a tiny amount and mix it with moisturizer before applying. Skin is very irritated... READ MORE
I've been ussing Retin-A 0.025% for about four months. The first month I used it every other day and then increased the frequency slowly as... READ MORE
Ive been using Retin-A for a month, bout every 2-3 days, and it has made my skin very dry, flaky, shiny...overall it has made it worse. Enlarged... READ MORE
Just Started Retin-A a Couple Weeks Ago, Has Made my Skin Dry and Fine Lines Worse. Will It Get Better?
Like the question says, I have just started using Tretinoin, .1% strength. for the last couple weeks now, and it has left my skin, dry, scaly, and... READ MORE