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Which is stronger: tretinoin 0.05% or 0.01%?

My dermatologist said the 0.01% is stronger but that doesn't make sense to me. READ MORE

Is Generic Retin A As Effective As Non Gereric?

I just read one doctors oppionion about strength and retin a , also , does gereric work and what is the best strength for a women in her 50;s??? READ MORE

What Strength Retin-A to Start with for Fair Skin?

I have oily fair skin & large pores. i want to be cautious using retin-a. that being said, which strength do you recommend starting with or should... READ MORE

Directions for Retin A usage? (Photos)

How do I use Retin A to remove wrinkles and lines? What strength should I buy? I will need it especially around my lips, mouth, neck and eyes. Is... READ MORE

Retin-A peeling and routine around different strength products?

Hello Switched my retin-A 0.05% creme to a 0.1% gel and my face turned into a peel off-mask (kind of fun picking your skin), cannot be constantly... READ MORE

How to build up the strength of my skin? 45 y/o looking to thicken/strengthen skin, esp around eyes.

I feel like my skin is too delicate and sensitive and needs strength, maybe collagen. I've been told maybe Obagi .05 Retin-A & Obagi Blender FX... READ MORE

Will this strength of tretinoin be with benefit?

Started tretinoin gel 0.01% for my 50 y.o skin. Had been on Differin gel 0.3 % for about a decade. Thank you, Mimi READ MORE

SPF protection requirements whilst using Retin A, and facial oil issue.

I would like to know what SPF factor is required when using 0.025 Retin A. I live in the UK which is temperate, though in summer can warm up. Does... READ MORE

Is Tretinoin Gel .01 Stronger Than .025?

I have searched and searched the Internet on this topic and seem to find mixed answers. My derm initially prescribed me tretinoin .025...comes in... READ MORE

What are the strengths of retin-a and retin-a micro?

Is .1% the strongest Retin-a Micro product there is? Also, is .1% the strongest Retin-A product? READ MORE

How to Switch from Retin-a .04 to Retin a .1? (photo)

Do I once again need to experience irritation, peeling etc as I did when first using .04 or can I do the switch to retin-a .1 so gradually that I... READ MORE

Is it really necessary to bump up the strengh of tretinoin?

Hello, I'm 48 years old and have always had great skin, often told I look like i'm in my late twenties. I have been using Retin A 0.05% 7 days a week... READ MORE

For lines & wrinkles, does Retin A need to be used nightly? Do I need to continue to work up in strength to get results? (Photo)

7 mo. ago I started using Retin A on face & neck. I started with .025 strength cream once a week, finally worked up to nightly use. 3 mo. ago I... READ MORE

Does long term use of Retin A micro 1% makes your skin more sensitive to sun than using a lower strength formula?

My pharmacist recomended i switched to a lower strength because my skin looks good. I've been using the 1% for years with no irritation however he... READ MORE

I've been using Retin A 05 for few years now, want to move up now but we don't get a higher percentage in my country.

I feel retin a.05 is not working on my skin any more & higher strength is not available in my country.please suggest what can I do to improve it... READ MORE

Which Retin-A concentration is stronger?

Hello! Which is stronger: .01% Retin-A gel, or .025% gel? I know it seems silly, but my doctor insists .01% gel is the stronger of the two? Thanks! READ MORE

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