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Old 01-22-2005, 09:44 PM   #1
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REtin A

i have treid retin A before, but i am thinking on going back on it and the reason being i thought it might work liek a peel over time to get rid of my shallow acne scars. does anybody know if this is true? oh yeah im aslo wondering do you have to use it EVERY night ? or can u use it sometimes ? thanks

 
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Old 01-23-2005, 01:30 AM   #2
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Re: REtin A

You usually use it every night if your skin can handle it. If you were looking for something that will help your acne and your shallow scars, I would use acids on a daily basis. They not only clean your face extremely well, but they help to exfoliate your skin. If you used the acids you couldnít use them with retin-a since that would be way to drying, but they would work better than the retin-a.

 
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Old 01-24-2005, 05:02 AM   #3
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Re: REtin A

what is your favorite kind of acid to use ? retinoic ? glycolic ? lactic? salicylic?

 
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