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Retin-A for Wrinkles ~ 2 Year Update

Retin-A is considered the “gold standard” topical treatment for sun-damaged, aging skin. Since I’m a former sun worshipper, I’ve got sun damage in spades. . . and at 52, I’m definitely aging so I fit the criteria for Retin-A use. I started using the generic Tretinoin 0.05% cream 2 years ago after taking …

Retinol vs. Retin-A

Don’t Be Fooled By the Marketing! A couple of years ago I was giving my wrinkles the one-two punch by using an AHA cream in the morning and a Retin-A (tretinoin) cream at night. My skin looked really good, but true to their hype, these products also had some unsettling …