Member since 6/23/2012


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Reviews by cyclist

Retin-A + Doxy = My Solution - Toronto

At 30 I randomly developed horrible acne. My derm told me that it was due to blocked pores and put me on Retin-A. I followed so many people's advice, washing first, drying, using lotion, only at night, etc. etc. No matter what I did my acne got worse, and worse, and worse. At four months I'd had... READ MORE

Questions from cyclist

How Soon Can I Increase the Frequency of my Retin-A Micro Gel Applications?

I have been using Retin-a Micro gel 0.04% every other night for two weeks, and have not noticed any negative side effects (such as redness, peeling, etc.). I would like to... READ MORE

Recent comments from cyclist

Thanks, Megan! It was definitely a strange occurance to develop acne around 30 - I can literally pinpoint the exact weekend it started (though have no idea why). Glad to hear that some might benefit - I agree that the more we share, the... READ COMMENT

In my review I talked about how adding Doxycycline to my regime of Retin-A was the missing ingredient, and that the two together have solved my skin. I'll never stop the Retin-A and am hoping that as I wean myself off Doxy the benefits... READ COMMENT