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
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
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
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
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
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
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