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I need Help!!!!! with using retin-a & bp gel?

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I am on retin-a but I know that using bp they offset one another, how can I fit both into a routine? can I use bp gel one day, and then apply my retin-a and still have them both work? please help me.

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Don't do it. If you use these together, even on alternating nights it will cause some SEVERE irritation for your skin (peeling, redness). Also, I've read that they cancel eachother out. I don't know how, but that's what the derms say so I guess it's true. If I were you, I would use the Retin-A and forget the BP. Retin-A is a long-term solution that actually prevents, while BP only helps to treat current acne.

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