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Posted 12 Jul 2013 by • 3 answers
For 5 months, I took 2 pills of doxycycline a day and then for the 2 months after, I tapered down to 1 pill. I also have been using retin A (0.05% and recently 0.1%) at night and Clindamycin both morning and night. I cleanse with a cetaphil wash at night and 5% benzoyl peroxide in the morning. Over ...
Posted 11 Jan 2012 by • 8 answers
I am 13 years old, and have tried literally every acne medication available. BP cream, minocycline pills, retin-a cream, you name it. Tonight, I pretty much reached the breaking point and broke down in tears. I just cannot live another day (I have had acne since 1st grade) with this. Can someone ...
Posted 15 May 2013 by • 4 answers
I began using Tretinoin .025% cream approximately 10 weeks ago when it was prescribed to me by my dermatologist. So far, my skin is continuing to get worse, which is extremely frustrating. Should I continue the use of it? I've heard that by the end of the third month of using this product, ...
Posted 28 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
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 spots, but the DR said not to use those products for the next year (and no more peels). Has anyone had the old spots fade, and has anyone had a peel ...
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Posted 25 Jul 2012 by • 2 answers
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?
Posted 9 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer
Sould I avoid any kind of light when Retin-A is on my face? I mean is Retin-A a light-sensative cream? and how many minutes/hours should Retin-a remain on my face before washing?
Posted 13 Jul 2010 by • 2 answers
... should be concerned about as far as her development is concerned? Should I worry about her female organs or any other part of her system?
Posted 23 Mar 2012 by • 2 answers
I just began using hydroquinone 4% and Retin A 1% 2 weeks ago for mod- severe malasma . I am 42 and have battled this for 20 years.. The patches now cover my entire cheek area down to chin and i have smaller patches on my forehead. I apply obagi sunscreen spf 30 or 50 twice a day wear hats most of ...
Posted 2 Nov 2012 by • 2 answers
My faci feels dry after applying the rein-A.
Posted 15 Aug 2009 • 1 answer
Posted 11 Sep 2010 by • 2 answers
I have read about retin-a helping younger skin , by keeping lines and wrinkles at bay. Until I went through menopause, my skin was good, but in the last five years it has really aged,a lot. So I need something to help .I can't afford plastic surgery.
Posted 27 Sep 2010 by • 2 answers
or is the skin too fragile there?
Posted 7 Jun 2011 by • 2 answers
I have small brown spots and black heat on my face, my doctor recommend retin-a; now is a big dark brown stain on my cheeks. what should I do..I saw that changes like 2 months ago I feel really uncomfortable..
Posted 21 Feb 2012 by • 1 answer
Is it less effective when skin is wet?
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