Pain + Retin-A Q&A
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 have oily, sensitive skin prone to blackheads and the occasional cyst. I started at the lowest strenght 0.01%, and I had the worst breakout of my... READ MORE
Is it normal that my skin is peeling, itchy, dry and burning? I just started using retin a 5 days ago.
I just started using retin a few days ago and I hate it this pain on my face is just the worst I honestly regret ever going to the doctor and getting... READ MORE
I have been using Retin A for 2 1/2 months & my acne and hyperpigmentation has gotten worse. Should I stop using the product?
I am African American. I have been using Retin A for 2 and a half months and my acne has gotten worse. I now have painful and hard spots and the... READ MORE
Hello, I've been using tretinoin (acretin) 0.05 for 7 months + antibiotic pills (for the first 3 months) then my doctor changed my treatment to... READ MORE
Painful pimples / Acne - should I go for Retin-A? If yes than which concentration should I go for and how to apply?
I am male - 30 with dry skin. have these painful pimples / acne sometimes filled with pus as well since last 10 yrs at least (I am supposing acne &... READ MORE
I am suffering from pimples from my teenage now i am 28years old , since 5 months i am having a treatment from a doctor and my pimples almost cleared... READ MORE
Hello , I started using Rentin A about a year and a half ago .I use it every night before bed but lately I have gotten pimples that are very red &... READ MORE
My lips are very sensitive and dry and paintful after applying retin A. i use retin A on my face but not on my lips. the closest it gets to the... READ MORE
I tried Retin A-Micro cream 0.04% for a few closed comedones. After using a very thin layer on a few test patches for about 4 nights a week I began... READ MORE
is it okay to use Betnovate gm on the sensitive area caused by retin a and if not then which cream i should apply?
Hey, i have been using RETIN A 0.01% for past 4 days on my face and neck. And my neck has become very red and extremely sensitive. I am not even able... READ MORE
A couple nights ago (2 I think) I had just put on my cream on after my shower and I had noticed a pain in my eye when it shifted (like blinking) so I... READ MORE
I recently used tretinion .05 for five nights and went through hell three days later with pain. I now use it every 3 nights w/sunblock in AM 1. On my... READ MORE
Hi, I've been using this serum (said to contain 50%+ of hyaluronic acid) for months. It always gives a slightest tingle to my skin but it lasts just a... READ MORE
I av plenty pimples on my face nd it'spainful.Doctor prescribed retin A for me and I av been usin it for months no improvement
Began RetinA 0.025 last month. Causing pain/soreness under skin? Will this go away? Is it normal to take so long to feel better?
So far no irritation, just a bit of dryness. Last week I began to feel some pain under one of my eyes. This pain isn't visible, everything looks... READ MORE