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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of tretinoin topical.

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Condition: Acne
9/22/2015 12:39:45 AM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been using this product for a month and so far it is very ineffective, it has made my skin a lot worse than it used to be, if you start using this product just beware it may take a while for it to start clearing. I really hope it starts to work for me, so far it has just made my skin disgusting and covered with breakouts!

Condition: Acne
6/6/2015 4:15:28 PM

Reviewer: Skin A , 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

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Current Rating: 4

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Condition: Acne
5/11/2015 5:19:07 PM

Reviewer: Cris, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My acne started when I was 26 yrs of age, about 3 years ago. I never had acne in my entire life until after mos.of giving birth it started popping out of my face. I have used lots of products but it will just keep coming back. Been to two dermatologist but no success. Until the last doctor I went to prescribed me this Tretinoin 0.025% , my life had completely changed. It healed all my blemishes an ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
8/13/2014 10:31:46 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I end up with drooping of one side of my face

Condition: Acne
5/2/2014 10:32:47 PM

Reviewer: Rose, 35-44 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on this cream for 8 months. I suffered from acne but now they are completely gone. It is a strong drying cream so use it twice per week if u are just starting with this cream. I see a dermatologist every 2 to 3 weeks and I'm so happy with this cream. I'm already 40 yrs old so not only does it help with acne it helps with fine lines as well. Per my dermatologist my daughter also ... Show Full Comment

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