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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Tretinoin Topical - the skin on my arms is very thin, bruises and tears easily; will Retin-A thicken
... my skin? my dermatologist says my thin skin is caused by too much sun. I am blonde and fair skinned-
1 answer • 24 Aug 2009
Retin A Micro Gel - hi iam vince and id like to know if this product can be used on men and will it?
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2 answers • 19 Nov 2009
I have acne and a friend recommend me Retin A? Do you think it will work? have you used it?
2 answers • 9 May 2012
I am starting Accutane, but I have a lot of red spots on my face from previous acne. I usually use retin A or another OTC treatment to fade these ...
1 answer • 28 Jan 2013
I do not have pimples but there are scars on my face with open pores as well as blackheads and whiteheads. My skin is of sensitive types. Should i ...
1 answer • 24 Jul 2013