12 Aug 2009
Retin A (tretinoin) is a Vitamin A cream used to treat acne. The cream can make your skin very sensitive to sunburn and can initially make your skin look worse (inflammed) before it gets better. You should continue with treatment if tolerable. It can take weeks or months before an improvement is noticed. Your skin should not look thin. If it looks discoloured you should see your doctor. You will find some useful information here.
- Retin-A Information for Consumers
- Retin-A Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Retin-A (detailed)
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I have sun spots from age and am post menapausal. My skin has done a 360 now with age spots and wrinkles I bought some retin A but am unsure if my ...
1 answer • 25 Oct 2009
Retin A Micro Gel - hi iam vince and id like to know if this product can be used on men and will it?
... help for a more healthyer skin as i dont have acne
2 answers • 19 Nov 2009
i am using it for acne , its been 6 weeks and i cant see results it made my acne worse. should i keep using it?
2 answers • 25 Jul 2012
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1 answer • 24 Jul 2013
Retin-A - Hi, I just started using Retin A and I know that it does get worse before it gets better.?
I'm wondering if I should stop applying moisturizer after because my skin hasn't started peeling which is what's supposed to happen.
0 answers • 28 May 2014