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8 Total User Reviews

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1-5 of 7 Next»
Condition: Acne
1/8/2013 7:24:12 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Are there more cost-effective alternatives, as the cost of it (50 grams of 0.04% gel)to health-uninsured here in the U.S. is over $475?

Condition: Acne
5/7/2012 11:41:19 PM

Reviewer: Cremes, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been experiencing adult acne for a little over 10 years. I have tried over the counter topical medications & perscriptions. When I was prescribed Retin A Micro, this has cleared my face like no other. This is the best acne medication!!! I have been using this medication for over 10 yrs. Depending on your skin type, I would not recommend using it in the winter because it will se ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
3/27/2011 1:45:16 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I used to bounce back and forth with different medications with my dermatologist attempting to find the best one. I used the retin a micro gel and that dried my skin out extremely. My skin is very sensitive. Once I started using the retin a micro pump, I was nothing but happy with my results! I had a little bit of dryness at first, but nothing that wasn't fixed with a little exfoliation & ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
9/11/2010 10:15:33 PM

Reviewer: MI727, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i was very satisfied with the drug it took about 4 weeks to work but it cleared alot of the dark marks and inperfections on my face.

Condition: Acne
4/28/2010 10:50:19 PM

Reviewer: DelrayShelda, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
my face is swollen, splotchy, unsightly and the acne looks worse than before. I have only been using it for 4 full days. I understand the acne can get worse before it gets better. It is very uncomfortable.

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