Hyperpigmentation + Retin-A
I've been using the cream for about a month. It has helped a little bit, but I still have some acne and my hyperpigmentation. Also, I'm still peeling... READ MORE
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
I used retin a 1% on my chest and stomach to even out a few sun spots I had. I admit I over did it and did not follow the guidelines. I used it every... READ MORE
Hello. I am bi-racial Black and White with a yellowish complexion. Up until this past year, I've never experienced anything more than a pimple here... READ MORE
Prescription strength Retin-A has caused my face and neck to become significantly darker (hyper-pigmentation). Is this normal?
I have been using prescription strength Retin-A (0.1%) diligently for the past three weeks on a daily nightly basis. My face and neck have become... READ MORE
Well, I purchased Bellevolve .50 Retinol Lotion from Makeup Artist's Choice & I starting to use this in conjunction with a fade peel ( they also sell... READ MORE
I have patches of sun spotting from my younger self's tanning days across my cheeks, will Retin-A lighten my tan skin? (photo)
I'm getting ready to start using Retin-A to correct my sun damage. I have gathered patches of sun spotting from my younger self's tanning days across... READ MORE
I have been using Retin A for about 3 weeks. Two days ago I noticed a darkening around my temple and cheek area on the right side of my face. The... READ MORE
I have been using Hydroquinone + Retinin A for less than a year now. Within the last week only, I noticed what looked like a hyperpigmentation of my... READ MORE
Can I mix azelaic acid 20% with tretinoin .05% and apply on the skin at night for the hyperpigmentation marks?
Actually I was prescribed to use Triglow cream that contains hydroquinone+tretinoin. I've used this for a while but now I'm scared of the potential... READ MORE
I am lost, I am 23 , I tend to have pimples that leave hyperpigmentation marks and I am concerned with premature aging . I would like to start retin-a... READ MORE
What could be the reason for this rash? Is it reversible? Should I stop using it, or maybe use it every other day? (Photo)
I'm using Tretinoin gel microspheres 0.04% The main use for it is to help even out my skin tone and clear my mild acne. My neck is much darker than my... READ MORE
Your opinion on this regimen is appreciated: - Phase 1 - Acne Treatment (12 Weeks) 1) Face Wash + BP Gel (2.5%) + Retin A Micro 0.04% + Moisturizer... READ MORE
,,especially my forehead and my chin, some parts of cheeks appear to be smoother but irritated, with mild burning sensation. (Could it be cause I... READ MORE
At first two months, I apply Epiduo and Tretinoin every night, and a month ago, I practice having epiduo (morning) and tretinoin (night) applied every... READ MORE
I am curious if Retina-A can cause hyperpigmentation to develop in an area with previous normal pigmentation.
I have been diagnosed with melasma on my cheeks. It responds to Tri-luma and was initially a warmer brown. The pigmentation in question is more of a... READ MORE
I'm using both products now and I'm experiencing cystic acne which is causing hyperpigmentation. I know it gets worse before it gets better. This is... READ MORE
Ive been on tretinoin .05 for maybe 3 to 4 weeks for hyperpigmentation. I dont have acne acne (despite 1 here and there around my period). Nor did i... READ MORE
I've been using Isotrex for 3 yrs, now it's unavailable in my area. I've decided to switch to Retin-A.
. i want to use it for the random outbreaks and post acne hyper pigmentation. i was wondering wether to use retin a cream or micro retin a gel READ MORE
I've been using 0.1 retin-a for about 2 weeks now every other night. I experienced redness, irritation, and peeling skin in the first week, but now I... READ MORE