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Is retin-a micro safe as an acne medicine?
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Dr. David Voron
Dermatology
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In brief: See below
Generally, yes, assuming you're not pregnant and take proper precautions regarding sunlight exposure.
In addition, it's always important to read the package insert.

In brief: See below
Generally, yes, assuming you're not pregnant and take proper precautions regarding sunlight exposure.
In addition, it's always important to read the package insert.
Dr. David Voron
Dr. David Voron
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Dr. Thomas Fiala
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Yes
...But it will make you sun-sensitive.
Use it as directed, usually at night-time, after washing your face and drying thoroughly. Micronized version is usually better tolerated. Start with the lowest strength.

In brief: Yes
...But it will make you sun-sensitive.
Use it as directed, usually at night-time, after washing your face and drying thoroughly. Micronized version is usually better tolerated. Start with the lowest strength.
Dr. Thomas Fiala
Dr. Thomas Fiala
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