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Will Results from Retin-A for Wrinkles Be Noticeable?

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

What is a Milder Alternative to Retin A?

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

Why does tretinoin/Retin A take so long to work for hands and arms? (photos)

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

Sunlight from Windows Causing Unprotected Eye Skin Damage?

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

How should I treat sun damage after using retin A?

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

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

Does Retinol 1.0 cream cause permanent damage?

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

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

What slows down the skin turnover rate? (Skin Renewal)

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

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

Tretinoin with moisturizer?

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

Paper thin skin/bad blood circulation. Is it okay to use Retina A at night?

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

Any suggestion for the best sunscreen after using Retinol A?

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

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

Retin- a Used for a Year...need Some Advice Please on How How Often to Use It Now?

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

Why do off the face areas respond really slow to Retin-A or tretinoin?

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

Can tretinoin be used on large body surface areas?

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

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