About Tretin: Retinoid has been used as a topical treatment for acne. Along with this, problems like skin aging, fine lines on the skin, sunspot, etc. are also treated with this retinoid known as Tretin Cream (Tretinoin). It works on the growth cells of the skin and leads to rejuvenation and heals acne. The retinoid normalizes the functioning of skin oil glands and prevents acne. Along with acne, it even protects the reoccurrence of blackheads and very useful for oily skin.
How to use Tretin
It is a kit which is a combination of cleanser, moisturizer and tretinoin cream. The cream is formulated to reduce cane formation plus accelerate the healing process of the skin. Taking about the cleanser then it cleans the pores deeply by extracting out all the dust and dirt from it. On the other hand, moisturizer moisturized skin deeply, nourish it and provide a soothing effect to the skin. In other words, it works on the overall skin plus treat acne.
Well, doctors prescribed this medication, and thus they suggest you the way of application. Besides this, correct dosage is decided by the physician so never go for self-medication as it will make your acne worse. The severity of your condition is also a major factor in determining the right dosage of this medication. Along with this, wash your hands before putting the cream on it as most of the people only wash their face and forget hands.
Tretin Side Effects
Acne is a complicated skin problem as there are countless reasons behind its occurrence, Due to this reason, the retinoid doesn`t suit everyone, and this is indicated by side effects. Many people experience improvement in cane along with the side effects. However, side effects mean that your skin is allergic to some ingredients in the cream. Besides this, here are they:
Dry skin is common side effects, and the side effect can be controlled with moisturizer. The cream removes extra oil from the skin leaving it dry and unhealthy. Because of this, apply moisturizer it in every 3-4 hours.
Some patients get darker skin after its application while some patient`s skin gets light. In the case of such side effects, discontinue its implementation or a while.
Along with this, instead of improvement, some patients notice that their cane become worse after they used the cream.
Peeling and irritation also worsen the skin condition as one`s skin become very sensitive because it gets dry and delicate.
Many other patients encountered with the side effects like swelling, crusting, excessive redness, Chest pain, trouble breathing, etc.
Always make sure that you don`t go for any further skin treatment like face waxing, laser treatment and never apply any bleach or nay product on your face other than Tretin Cream. All the above procedure may damage your skin to a big extent.
Besides this, while using Tretin Cream (Tretinoin), protect your skin from sun damage and always wear sunscreen.