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Is There A Difference Between Isotrex And Retin A?

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#1 Miss Soloist

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 04:50 AM

Does anyone know if there is much of a difference between the two? and does Isotrex (which is topical tretinoin) have the same ant-aging benefits as retin-a?

 

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 11:10 AM

hi hun,

 

the doctor I saw( i mentioned it in the PM) was going to give me a prescription for isotrex. Its an antibiotic + retin A, whereas Retin A is simply isotretinoin cream/gel. Retin A does have the anti aging effect, most retinols do. So with isotrex you have the antibiotic which could help with the acne and stop it spreading.






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