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How Do I Get Retin A?

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What is the Best Retiniod Lotion for Use on the Body? Rx and OTC?

I'm 30 and have been using Tretonin .1 and .05 on my face for several years with great results. I'm looking to for a body lotion with a... READ MORE

Is the prescription Tretinoin as good as some of the better known OTC Retinol brands or better?

I'm 38 and have some fine lines and loss of volume. I've been buying a .5% Retinol that is very expensive. A friend told me about stevia / Tretinoin... READ MORE

I'm 18. Can I buy Retin A without prescription?

I wanted to buy Retin A in watsons and I don't know if I have to get prescription to buy it. If yes, is getting prescription easy or they also deny... READ MORE

Is Retin-A Safe?

At my request, my doctor phoned in a prescription for Retin-A to use as part of my skin care regimen. When I went to get the prescription filled, the... READ MORE

Is a .025% tretinoin prescription cream a good way to prevent wrinkles if used early in life and on an ongoing basis?

I have had acne since i was 18 and have been on some kind of acne medication ever since. Now I'm 32 and my skin looks great as long as I keep on top... READ MORE

Tretinoin 1% cream 20g. Could the cream still be used after the 6 month mark?

I've just been prescribed Tretinoin 2% to help with hyperpigmentation and acne. However, the tube has an expiry date of Sept 2017. That's only 6... READ MORE

I have oily, dry & sensitive skin. My doctor prescribed me tretinoin 0.025 cream; will it permanently harm my skin?

I need to know since I have combination skin , if it Will harm my skin forever. I havent used it yet but idk if I should. READ MORE

Is 1% OTC Retinol Equivalent to Prescription 0.025% Tretinoin?

I've read that 1% OTC retinol is equivalent to (but slightly weaker than) 0.025% retinoic acid, but still stronger than 0.1% retinaldehyde. Is there... READ MORE

Can Retin A damage under eyes be reversed and how? (photo)

I used Retin A gel .025 under my eyes. It was a prescription to get rid of fine lines. After four applications I noticed the wrinkles increased... READ MORE

Prescribed w/ Retin-A 0.05% cream+ gluta bright skin booster.I'm confused which to apply 1st as both are to be applied at night?

I have xerosis, my skin is very sensitive.It tends to get effected my sun pretty easily , eventually leading to acne.I'm 22 yrs old.I am really losing... READ MORE

Retin-A for acne with dermatitis?

Hi, I saw a dermatologist who said I have both acne and dermatitis. He prescribed something for the dermatitis and he prescribed Retin-A 0.05% for... READ MORE

I was on tretin iso 10mg for a month. I used it. I was prescribed only for a month. Will I get back acne or will it be cured?

I was on tretin iso 10mg for a month . I used it . I was prescribed only for a month . Will I get back acne or will it cure than before READ MORE

What can I do to improve my skin texture and pigmentation? (Photo)

I have ERYTHROMELANOSIS FOLLICULARIS Doctors were confusing my skin condition with simple melasma ignoring the tiny little pimples I have all over my... READ MORE

Is it okay to use Tretinoin 0.025% cream in the morning?

I recently went to the dermatologist and he prescribed me Stieva-A tretinoin cream 0.025 to use for my scars alongside BenzaClin and a 0.1%... READ MORE

Can retin-a help with freckles in a way that they don't come back?

I am using retinol with hydro quinine, as a prescription cream but after I stop using( as my skin gets irritated with prolonged use) it, freckles... READ MORE

Should I increase the strength of my Tretinoin (0.01%) prescription?

I have been on my Tretinoin gel (0.01%) for around six months (since August). My face has gotten a little bit better but not to the extent of what I... READ MORE

Can I use Retin-A with Jenu device?

I've used Retin-A for 22 years without problem. I recently ordered a Jenu device, and it says it shouldn't be used with prescription medications. I... READ MORE

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