Peeling + Retin-A Q&A
I have a (very expensive) tube of Retin-A that expired about two months ago. When I use it, I don't get any peeling or redness, but I haven't been... READ MORE
Hello I just started using retin-a 0.1%. My question is how long will the peeling, dryness, and burning last? Should I take a break from the cream... READ MORE
How can I get the redness to go away? READ MORE
I started tretinoin .05 % cream about a week ago after having used an over-the-counter retinoid cream for several years. I've been using it in the... READ MORE
Why is my face burning, peeling, tight, and glossy when using Retin A (Tretinoin) .1% every evening?
I am 42 started a Retin A (Tretinoin) .1% every night. It's leaving my face very tight, my forehead and nose have a glossy look, and peeling a lot.... READ MORE
15/F/Fair skin. I'm about 2-3 weeks in and my skin is still adjusting (redness and peeling is occurring) READ MORE
About three weeks ago I started using a prescription retin-a gel(0,025 ,After I started using the retin-a, my skin began breaking out in my beard area... READ MORE
Hi, I have been using Retin A 0.025% for the past 3 weeks; I am mainly using it for collagen production. It has cleared up all my blackheads and acne,... READ MORE
Hi, 3 days ago I started Obagi Nuderm. I started peeling a lot with redness and stinging. I'm 30, southeast asian but my great grandfather is dutch.... READ MORE
I cleansed my face with baking soda water for three days and used Retin-A 0.5% for two days as an Anti-aging treatment. There was a lot of peeling off... READ MORE
I used Atralin for 7 months and the peeling on my face never subsided. To the point that if I used a napkin, I would flake horribly. My derm suggested... READ MORE
Can you be immune or unresponsive to Retin A? Obagi NuDerm straight to 0.1% with no peeling despite how much or often I use it.
I'm on Obagi NuDerm + 0.1% tretinoin with NO peeling redness/side effects. The only way I managed to get some light flaking was by applying it with... READ MORE
For sensitive, acne-prone skin? Thank you all! READ MORE
Hello doctors! particularly dermatologists :) Well, my skin is a normal type i just really want to even my skin out and reduce some papules one derma... READ MORE
Hi Folks, I recently moved from Retinol 0.5% to Retinol 1.0%. I believe the next step above Retinol 1.0%, is Retin-A. Two questions: 1. What should I... READ MORE
I'll be doing a 12.5% TCA soon for acne/acne scarring. Web advice is to use Retin-A 2 weeks prior and restart 1 week post-peel. I was always told to... READ MORE
I used Retin A on a large freckle it cause it to peel and scab over. The scab kept coming off when I took a shower. I I have been to a dermatologist... READ MORE
Is Retin-A Right for Me? Still Breaking out & Peeling After 4 Years. Can Benzoyl Peroxide Keep Pores Clear Too?
Age 62 (F). Acne & mild rosacea all adult life. Used tretinoin cream correctly 4 years but kept breaking out - peeling. Tried 3 days/wk - still... READ MORE
I'm using retin-a micro all over my body because I have post inflammatory hyperpigmentation. I'm just looking to rejuvenate my skin. My body is... READ MORE