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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 ...

Tretinoin - Can I use this if I'm taking oral contraceptives (Microgynon)?

Posted 19 days ago by tcnodo 0 answers

I just got this cream and I'm wondering if I can take use it even though I've been on the pill for two years. Will they interact?

Tretinoin - I'm using the Stieva-A 0.25mg?

Posted 11 May 2017 by Courtsxo 0 answers

I've started using this cream for 3 weeks. I have acne on my cheeks and chin. I also have horrible scarring (red dots). The first week of using the cream, I started seeing a difference, the actual pimples were minimizing. Now I'm on my third week, and I'm breaking out like crazy ...

How to get rid of dark spots under my eyes?

Posted 2 May 2017 by 0AE45A0D8 0 answers

Used tretinoin 0.025 under eyes for dark spot and they keep getting darker been using for 4 months

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?

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, ...

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 ...

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