Longevity + Retin-A Q&A
Do plastic surgeons recommend the long term regular use of Retin-A for those who desire an anti-aging effect for facial skin? READ MORE
Please can you advise me on the above. Thanks READ MORE
I've been using retin-a gel(0.01%)for pigmentation and acne scarring. How long before I see results?
I am of Indian decent. The pigmentation above my lip only appeared when I was around 11 years. I've tried many creams to no avail. I recently had skin... READ MORE
I was on the 0.05 for about 2 months (for acne) and I was at the point where I was experiencing very very minimal side effects but now that I have... READ MORE
I have been using retin a for a for about 3 months and the skin on my face feels much smoother and tighter especially under my eyes. I have decided to... READ MORE
I've been using retin a for four months now (2 at .025% and 2 at .05%) but they doesn't seem to be going away at all. How long will it take to see... READ MORE
I had a very bad case of acne in year 2010. I used isotretinoin 20mg twice a day for two months . During the usage my acne flared up real bad . But it... READ MORE
My husband and I would like to start trying for a baby soon, but I know that many of the skincare products I use have warnings that they may cause... READ MORE
Hi im 26 and I recently discovered these two big lines under each of my eyes and I also get break outs. I was wondering if a retinol cream can help... READ MORE
My dermatologist recommended Retin-A for brown patches that appeared on my face this year. She said I need to use an SPF-50 while using the Retin-A. I... READ MORE
I started using the Obagi FX system back in December 2015 to reduce dark spots I have on my face due to sun exposure. I use the #5 with retin-a at... READ MORE
Is it recommended to use hydroquinone and/or Retin-A prior to Fraxel? If so, how long prior to procedure should I stop using it?
I decided to start using retina a about a week ago, but stopped two days ago. Ive been using it off and on for years. I also use Obagi Vitamin C serum... READ MORE
I find that my tube of 1% Retin-A cream loses potency over time, even unopened. How long can it reasonably be kept without degrading noticeably. I... READ MORE
While using tretinoin cream, how long should it take for small acne bumps to go away? Should it burn after application?
After applying my cream when it sits on my skin it burns my face, there aren't any rashes and it only burns for a while, gone by the time I wake up! READ MORE
Hi there, I'm planning on doing a fractional skin resurfacing treatment on only my nose. I have been using retin-a nightly for many months now and am... READ MORE