Sun Damage + Retin-A Q&A
My doctor prescribed Retin-a, vitamin C cream and sunscreen. I'm 31 and my main issue is the crepey skin on my cheeks when I smile. The doctor says is... READ MORE
I have fair skin with rosacea (pretty much under control with Metrogel). I am looking for something to reverse sun damage and make my skin look... READ MORE
I'm a 20 year old female with fair skin. I recently used about a pea-size amount of 0.05% generic Retin-A on my undereyes, crow's feet area... READ MORE
I've been using high strength tretinoin cream for my hands for treating sun damaged pigmentation and fine lines. Why does tretinoin take so long to... READ MORE
I started using retin a 3 months back.. I've been using it on my face, neck and the back of my hands.. I apply sunscreen everyday but maybe my hands... READ MORE
I've seen that at age 25 the skin renews itself more slowly and that's why it is recommended to use Retin-A. But I want to know, what causes the... READ MORE
Is it safe to use Retin-a .05% at night after cleansing, and then not wash off again until the next night?
I have pretty dry skin and I am trying to fix some sun damage around my eyes. I have mild acne and I use sulfacetamide 10/5 cream on areas where I... READ MORE
AHA/BHA, Retin-A, and Anti-Aging in Summer. How can I get these treatments when I am constantly exposed to sunlight?
I am in my early 30's and live in Florida (prob Hawaii after this) and I have been told by professionals that I would benefit from a medical peel for... READ MORE
30-fine lines and wrinkles around mouth and cheeks? Sun damage from increased sensitivity on Retin-A, facial exercises? (Photo)
I stopped RetinA(after approx 1yr) in May, in June went on a vacation full of sun. I use spf 30+ Everyday. Within a few weeks after this trip I... READ MORE
I used a product per the advice from my dermatologist called Skin Medica, Retinol Complex 1.0 for sun damage spots and pre aging/wrinkles. I have used... READ MORE
I am 25 year old with lightly sun damaged skin and use it with moisturiser. Is this correct? Or does the moisturiser reduce the effects of the... READ MORE
I am a 17 year old girl. I have naturally very thin skin I know there are face cremes with vitamin A in them. would I be able to use a creme like that... READ MORE
Using Retin-A for 3+ Years and Dead Skin is Still Peeling Off. How Long Until I See Normal Skin Again?
I must have gotten a 2nd degree burn. This burn covered my face, neck, and chest, even in the outline of my shirt. The right side of my neck finally... READ MORE
I am 24, and i would like to start using retinol A cream. i live in Mauritius where i cant hide from the sun. will it damage my skin if am exposed to... READ MORE
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
II've used retin a for over one year ( sun damage, acne, scarring and fine lines) i started off for 4 months on a 0.01% then a 0.25% (gels) now i use... READ MORE
Can I use 0.1% tretinoin for the sun damage on my back, chest and arms? or will I absorb toxic amounts of tretinoin? READ MORE
I´m Scared of the Side Effects I Have Read About Retin-A!swell, Redness, Dryness, Flaking, Thin Skin Wrinkles,itchy and Peeling?
Does everyone have this side efftects? wich ones are normal to have? how long do they last? I don´t have acne i´m going to use it for fine wrinkes a... READ MORE
I've been using 0.1% tretinoin cream on my hands and arms for sun damage, lines and freckles for at least two months. My skin on these areas never... READ MORE