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Old 08-20-2003, 07:34 AM   #1
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Post retin-a-mirco users, in the morning>>>

just a quick question:
I apply retin at night before bed, so the next day morning, should i wash my face with the same kind clenser i used the night before, or should i not wash my face and just put on sunscreen so retin stays longer on my face, or does it matter?

so for how those using retin-a, what do u guys do/use in th morning?

 
Old 08-20-2003, 05:40 PM   #2
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I wash it off because in the morning I have to apply clindamycin gel. I suggest that you wash your face in the morning and maybe ask your dermatologist for something that you could apply in the morning that'll stay on untill you put on retin-a.

 
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Old 08-20-2003, 05:58 PM   #3
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wash it off. i too apply clindamycin gel in the morning, but whether or not you use something else, you need to wash it off because retin a micro can have a reaction with the sun - it'll make you burn bad.

 
Old 08-22-2003, 07:01 AM   #4
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ah, thank you for the reply so far
right now im using Neutrogena Multi-Vitamin (salicylic acid) in the morning

the two days with retin, some skin peeling, i hope this is normal or gonna have to talk to my doc

thx!

 
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