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madmods

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  1. Hi everyone! I hope someone out there might have some information about plain old Retin-A, non-micro. I found that most Retin creams contains Isopropyl Myristate which is considered to cause acne so I was looking to switch over to the gel. R.A.Micro is just to expensive. I know that the gel is alcohol based and may be a bit drying over the cream base but what are its advantages over the cream? And also why does the gel only come in 0.01% and 0.025%? Is it still as effective as the 0.0
  2. Hi again has anyone used tea tree oil instead of BP, its suppose to have P. acnce bacteria fighting natural chemicals with less irratation than BP.
  3. Maybe someone would know the answer to this. I had a simple questions about tea tree oil. I looked everywhere in the discussion boards and different websites but I couldn’t find an answer. Doing some research I found that tea tree oil 5% has the same bacteria fighting effect as benzoyl peroxide 5% with less irritation. I use tea tree oil cleanser foam to wash my face before I apply retin-a. Does tea tree oil have the same chemical breakdown effect on retin-a as benzoyl peroxide does?
  4. Hello everyone I was wondering if someone might know the answer to this. I've been on the regimen for about 2 weeks and my skin has gotten somewhat better but, like everyone else with sensitivity to BP during the first several weeks my lower half of my face has been slightly red with some stinging and flakiness. which do I choose zits or half lobster face? Ususally I apply the moisturizer after the BP exactly as Dan's regimen. But this morning after gently washing my face I decided to apply t
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