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Differin cream for wrinkles

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kulick
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
It is a retinoid: These creams have been shown to improve winkles but were primarily used for acne treatment. Many patients feel that their improvement faded after the... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Gilbert
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
Both Effective: Use a gel if you have oily skin. Gels have an alcohol base and tend to dry out your skin. Use a cream if you have dry skin. Darker skin also does ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
Facial Plastic Surgery 22 years experience
Retin-A : Retin-a is safe to use long-term. It is usually applied every 1 to 3 days depending on how sensitive your skin is. I often have patients start with an... Read More
Dr. Michael Menachof
Facial Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
RetinA Helps Lines: Retin a (tretinoin) used regularly is one of many things that will help improve the health, and subsequently, the appearance of the skin of the face. ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Adapalene: HealthTap providers have been directed not to endorse products or product lines. However, I have enclosed link to an article involving retinoid in ge... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Doucette
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Probably OK: Adapalene is a topical acne medication that is a category c drug for pregnancy. There a few animal studies indicating a potential problem but no cont... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Differin (adapalene): No differin (adapalene) is not a steroid and contains no steroid.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 30 years experience
Topical creams for: acne should be sparingly applied to your acne prone areas. Clindamycin cream would be more moisturizing than the adapalene gel, so I would use clinda ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kulick
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Maybe: Differin is adapalene, a medication that is used for the treatment of acne. It can cause a temporary swelling of the skin but is not advocated for la... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bin Sung
Dr. Bin Sunganswered
35 years experience
What for?: Differing cream is indicated for acne treatment. I am not sure if you have acne on your armpits. Please have your doctor check it out first.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chioma Lazz
A Verified Doctoranswered
42 years experience
Water content: Creams in general contain more water than gels.As a result, some people may notice drier skin when using the gel if they are not moisturizing their sk... Read More
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