Location: Florida, NY
Member since 2/17/2014


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Reviews & Stories

Retin A is a Life Saver!

I began using retin A in january 2014. I don't remember the specific date but it was definitely january. I was desperate to get clear skin so I would research acne cures every day and I found this and then made the decision to order it online. So I ordered a 20g tube of a ret gel from ebay. At first I only used it on my back and chest and noticed results the next morning. Pimples were... READ MORE

Questions from choklitvomit

Am I developing spider veins and if so how can I prevent them from getting worse? (Photo)

The veins at the back of my knee have become more noticeable in the past year and they also get painful sometimes. They look thinner. Sometimes during the day my legs feel kind... READ MORE

MY pores look more visible after using tretinoin gel. Is this normal and is it permanent?

I've only noticed this with the pores that are a little clogged. on my forehead the pores that looked like they had a dark middle (blackhead/ clogged pore) became much more... READ MORE

To what extent does Retin-A actually transform the top layer of skin and clogged pores?

Does it transform/ renew it completely? Will the skin look like its been replaced with brand new skin after I'm finished treatment? Or does it only work to unplug the pore and... READ MORE

I have shallow indented scars left behind after my breakouts - Is my retin a giving me scars?

I have been using retin a .1 for almost three months. When I get a pimple it dries it out and speeds up the process of getting rid of it nicely but after every break out is... READ MORE

Veins on legs becoming more and more noticeable and painful how can I treat this?

It seems they are starting to form very early for me (im only 17) and I already purchased some support stockings and im elevating my legs and moving a lot when I can but it... READ MORE

Recent comments from choklitvomit

Please do.. Its so worth it . You don't have to use it every day, even every 2/3 days is enough if you're using the highest strength READ COMMENT

Oh righ I couldnt see on the picture. Yeah i had the exact same thing and it went away :) READ COMMENT

Yes they looked very similar. Im not sure if its just the camera but i cant see much all i can see is some slightly enlarged pores, with nothing inside them. Pores change size depending on temperature to make it easier for sweat and oil... READ COMMENT

Sometimes when I have a spot and it bothers me to feel it there or to look at it, I dab some retin a on it and put a plaster over it at night or I use nappy rash cream and a plaster on top. Its a good way to let your acne get better... READ COMMENT

Ive used clay masks scrubs but found that it was just too drying to do all those things so i just lightly exfoliated with sugar and used masks occasionally but they really didn't make much difference. Being outside or busy all day... READ COMMENT