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Retin-a gel, renova (tretinoin) or retin-a==what is best?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Depends on skin type

These are all retin a containing products and the proper formulation for use depends on your skin type.
For example if you have very oily skin, the gel works best. If you have dry or sensitive skin Renova (tretinoin) or retin a micro contain moisturizers and/or time release dispersion of the retin a to diminish adverse side effects of the traditional retin a preparations.

In brief: Depends on skin type

These are all retin a containing products and the proper formulation for use depends on your skin type.
For example if you have very oily skin, the gel works best. If you have dry or sensitive skin Renova (tretinoin) or retin a micro contain moisturizers and/or time release dispersion of the retin a to diminish adverse side effects of the traditional retin a preparations.
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Same

They are all retin-a. Gel is stronger than cream and more irritating.

In brief: Same

They are all retin-a. Gel is stronger than cream and more irritating.
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
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