Tretinoin is a topical Cream derived from vitamin A that is used to treat acne and improve the appearance of fine wrinkles and hyperpigmentation. It works by increasing cell turnover and promoting the growth of new skin cells, which can lead to a smoother, clearer complexion.
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Tretinoin cream 0.05% is a topical cream used to treat acne and reduce the appearance of fine wrinkles and hyperpigmentation. It works by increasing cell turnover and promoting the growth of new skin cells. It may cause some side effects such as dryness, peeling, and irritation, so it's important to use it as directed and avoid excessive sun exposure. Here are some guidelines for using tretinoin cream:
1.Wash your face and let it dry completely.
2.Apply a small amount of the cream to the affected area(s) of your skin.
3.Gently massage the cream into your skin using your fingertips.
4.Wash your hands thoroughly after applying the cream.
5.Use tretinoin once a day, usually at night before bedtime.
6.Avoid using other skin care products that may irritate your skin, such as harsh soaps,
astringents, or other acne medications, while using tretinoin.
7.Use sunscreen during the day to protect your skin from sun damage.
It's important to be patient when using tretinoin. It may take several weeks or even months to see improvement in your skin. Also, be aware that tretinoin can cause skin irritation and dryness, especially at the beginning of treatment. If you experience severe irritation or discomfort stop immediately.