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Recommended Retin-A Regimen for Collagen Production?

I have been using it in 6 week periods, applying in the evenings, getting peeling of the skin, then when the pealing stops I will give it a rest for a... READ MORE

Is it worth using Retin A once every week for anti-aging?

48 yo Asian wo. Retin A 0.025% for 8 yrs by PCP for hormonal acne. Even after all this time I still only use it once a week because I peel post 3-6... READ MORE

Will Tretinoin and Aczone alone keep my closed comedones away?

I never had a problem with my skin until about 1 year ago. I was having some hormonal issues and my face became covered in closed comedones (no... READ MORE

Retin-A for hyperpigmentation?

I have hyperpigmentation on my face from hormonal cystic acne, and "down there" on my butt from HPV being treated with solution. Would Retin-A help this? READ MORE

Retin A(.01) for about a month for hormonal acne worse after 1 month use. How to deal with the discomfort? (Photos)

I apply it before bed 1/2 hour after washing my face with Burts Bees non soap cream cleanser. At first after 2 days my skin had a red rash all around... READ MORE

Do topical treatments work to prevent hormonal acne?

I am planning to use a 0.05% tretinoin cream prescribed by my doctor. He believes my acne is hormonal and also prescribed spironolactone. I am... READ MORE

I am having hormonal acne because of stress. Can I combine Tretinion A with the nu-derm system?

In addition, before my acne starts, I have the whole set of Obagi c fx system. when should i start to use obagi c fx system? after i cure my acne? READ MORE

Retin-A has not effected me negatively in almost 3 weeks. Is this possible?

I am 26. I've struggled with acne since high school. I decided to take advantage of having insurance(lol) and went to the dermatologist. She told me... READ MORE

Should I use Retin-A (.025%) for mild hormonal cystic acne?

For the past 5 years I have been getting cystic acne around the time of my period (1/2 spots on my jaw). Recently I had a bad reaction to a certain... READ MORE

I don't have any pimples in the past. I'm experiencing now a lot of pimples on my forehead. Is it normal? (photos)

I have problems on my face. Im now 22, Im experiencing hormonal imbalance and My dermatologist told me that I will undergo Tretinoin peel.... READ MORE

Does Retin A cause you to break out before you start seeing results? (photos)

My Derm put me on Retin A and it seems like I'm getting acne where I didn't have it originally. I'm getting it on my forehead and chin where it was... READ MORE

Been on retin a .05% and I'm not sure what to think. Wondering if it is going to work or not.

On retin a for 2+ months now. Noticing more breakouts in places I am not typically prone. (Cheeks, forehead) was having some hormonal acne and... READ MORE

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