Jump to content


Generic Retin A

tretinoin retin a acne generic supatret

2 replies to this topic



    New Member

  • New Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 4
    Likes: 0
About Me
  • Joined: 28-July 13

Posted 28 July 2013 - 02:54 PM



I am wondering what the difference is between Retin A micro and Supatret 0.04 micro-sphere gel. 


Are they both the same, and just have a different manufacturer? one generic one genuine 


Is there any difference in quality ?  



How effective is tretinoin for pimples, my acne is very mild although its pesky and annoying, I understand it sheds skin, although how can that benefit pimples and acne? 


Does it make you acne free similar to Accutane, in the sense of shrinking oil glands? 

Attached Thumbnails

  • SUPATRAT.jpg

#2 niklaus


    Junior Member

  • Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 40
    Likes: 6
About Me
  • Joined: 30-December 12



Posted 27 October 2013 - 12:09 PM

i have asked a similar question recently: http://www.acne.org/...inoin-products/

im using the real Retin A product and let me tell you, it is farrrr more drying than the other one. come to think of it, the other product i was using rarely caused me any dryness. I switched to retin A because i was constantly paranoid that the other product wouldnt work as much as retin A. although it cleared my skin, retin A is much faster (due to excessive peeling). 

is the retin A micro and supatret gel in the same percentage? if no, there will be a difference in effective but that's just my opinion (:

best of luckkkk! xD

#3 Green Gables

Green Gables


  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 3,148
    Likes: 474
About Me
  • Gender:Not Telling
  • Joined: 06-June 11

Posted 27 October 2013 - 02:41 PM

No brand of Retin A will shrink your oil glands.


Only Accutane will do that.

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users