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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Moeller
37 years experience in Dermatology
Renova (tretinoin): It is a prescription cream that contain retin-a. In the us you need to see a doc but in some countries it can be bought otc.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Coville
38 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Not legally: Renova is a us brand of tretinoin. France, as does the entire european union, has strict rules against importing non-eu manufactured prescription medi ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
21 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Takes time: The age reversing effects of tretinoin usually are not seen for weeks if not months. Continuous use is required to allow the compound to take effect ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
WHY????: In makes no sense because they both do exactly the same thing. Yes, you can. But no reason to use both. Depending on the forms and strengths, adapalen ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience in Dermatology
Wrinkles: Used for acne primarily but designed for "improving' wrinkles by the manufacturer.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manuel Spirtos
Specializes in Pediatrics
Individual response: everyone has an individual response to these type of med based on type of acne ,skin type etc. general response can been seen after several weeks of ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Tretinoin: Tretinoin or Retin-A is the topical form of retinoic acid. It is commonly used for acne. Tretinoin also has rejuvenative effects on the skin namely ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Acne: You can use both drugs but they dry yuor face and turn it red.
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Bloom
19 years experience in Facial Plastic Surgery
See a dermatologist: Renova (tretinoin) is a retinoid product that is a derivative of vitamin a. Retinols do help with the improvement of fine lines, wrinkles and skin ag ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brock Andersen
16 years experience in Dermatology
Light and tretinoin: There was previously a suggestion that uv light (sunlight) inactivated tretinoin, but that has not been substantiated. No suggestion that other light ... Read More
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