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Week Idk With Retin A

watwatwat

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so when i first started using tretinoin, i used this generic brand and that lasted for like three months and for a while my skin was getting better. when i ran out, i bought a new brand of tretinoin, retin a. in retrospect it did break me out a lot. now i'm on my fourth month, entering my fifth month of using retin a and

-i'm still oily

-still breaking out but i have clear areas on my face as opposed to before when my face was covered w/ acne

-my skin is smooth

really kind of losing hope and everything on retin a but i'm going to push this until june and if nothing happens then i might really have to ditch retin a

right now i have approximately 10 pimples on my face and a lot of pih. 10 is a far cry from my innumerable pimples a month ago so i can say that things are improving but idk anymore

still taking vitamin d, a and niacin

ran out of zinc

found out that milk of magnesia can really help your skin stay matte for 7 hours. it really works for me so you should try it if you have horribly oily skin like mine.

-sorry for not posting pics i just dont feel like showing my skin as of the moment. just wanted to give you guys and update.

continue fighting the battle against bad skin!

P.S.

-still have mild acne on my back and chest but way better than before



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Hi, i thought it was just me not having the SUCCESS with retinoids. I'm also in my 5th month and still breaking out despite improvements. What's left for you to try. I've pretty much done it all except for Spiro.

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