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Doctor, I used tretinoin (0.04%) over my freckles on cheeks. My skin peeled but now its looking quite stretchy and shiny with less elasticity.Pls help?

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Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Tretinoin

It can thin the skin with excessive use. Try skin ceuticals.

In brief: Tretinoin

It can thin the skin with excessive use. Try skin ceuticals.
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
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Dr. Joseph Campanelli
Facial Plastic Surgery

In brief: Continue use

The biggest misconception about tretinoin is the time frame for benefit.
It takes months to see the full effect; either for acne or for cosmetic use. Continue using the product for a minimum of 3 months before deciding whether you are getting the benefit that you want.

In brief: Continue use

The biggest misconception about tretinoin is the time frame for benefit.
It takes months to see the full effect; either for acne or for cosmetic use. Continue using the product for a minimum of 3 months before deciding whether you are getting the benefit that you want.
Dr. Joseph Campanelli
Dr. Joseph Campanelli
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