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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Hello!! I started tertinoin for one week ago, its week two now. I use twice a week only, no redness, flackness etc but I got 3 painful acnes on my... READ MORE