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Does tretinoin cream make you break out before it clears? and does it take the redness away?

Posted 23 Apr 2010 by jessy1234 2 answers

I have been using tretinoin cream for one week. I have noticed that i am breaking out. I know that most topical meds will have to make your face worse before it gets better. I was wondering if the same goes for tretinoin cream 0.025 because i broke out. I also have these red marks all around my ...

Do you use moisturizer before or after the tretinoin?

Posted 7 Mar 2017 by littlemeesh 1 answer

My doctor just prescribed me tretinoin 0.025 gel to use on my horrible acne. I will be starting it tomorrow night. I know you're supposed to wash your face first, and then wait 20 minutes before applying the gel. I just wanted to check to see if it was better to use moisturizer before or after ...

Would tretinoin help me? I'm 74?

Posted 16 Feb 2017 by gracefulness 0 answers

My skin is in fairly good condition. Would applying Tretinoin make an improvement? Thanks.

Can tretinoin be used for non-acne scars?

Posted 30 Jan 2017 by Nugs726 0 answers

I have a 6 month old scar on my forehead, I was wondering if tretinoin cream 0.025% can be used to help make it go away?

Should I keep taking doxycycline for acne if no results after 4 months?

Posted 29 Dec 2016 by Maddybaddy01 0 answers

My GP put me on 100mg doxycycline once daily and tretinoin ointment for my pimples. Been on it since mid August. It's now late December and I see no improvement- still getting forehead blemishes l. Plus, I'm seeing multiple new painful breakouts on my cheeks and chin. My GP said I needed ...

Stronger tretinoin making me breakout?

Posted 25 Nov 2016 by 18shermana 0 answers

So about a year ago when I went to the dermatologist to see if I could get help with my acne. He gave me Accticlate, the antibiotic, to take once a day at night, clindamycin 1% to put on in the morning, and tretinoin 0.05 to put on at night. about 5 months and a lot of irritation later my acne ...

Clindamycin/Tretinoin - I've only used them one time so Far.. and my face is peeling very badly?

Posted 4 Aug 2016 by haymay30 1 answer

I don't know if it is because my skin is sensation or if this is normal... I used clynamycin in the am and tretinoin at night. I tried to put a scent free lotion on.. but it peels right through that also

How long does it take tretinoin topical to work?

Posted 8 Aug 2016 by lauraaa2222 0 answers

I've been using tretinoin for about 5 months now. I'm still breaking out constantly and people say that it takes time to see results but I feel that this is an excessive amount of time. The peeling and dryness went away but the acne won't. I'm starting to feel depressed and not ...

How do I know if Tretinoin is working for me?

Posted 15 May 2013 by nataliejj 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, ...

Hello! I'm currently using Obagi Clear in the morning and Clear, Blender + tretinoin in the evening?

Posted 29 Jul 2016 by Alina2016 0 answers

... When do I use C-RX serum? In the morning before Clear?

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