Tag Archives: Retinoid

Differin Adapalene Gel 0.1% Prescription Strength Retinoid Acne Treatment (up to 30 Day supply), 15 gram

Differin Gel is the FIRST NEW acne active ingredient available over the counter in over 30 years and is the FIRST and ONLY FDA-approved prescription strength retinoid acne treatment NOW AVAILABLE without a prescription. Differin Gel contains adapalene, a multi-benefit dermatologist recommended retinoid that clears and prevents acne which helps restore skin’s natural tone and… Read More »

Oral Retinoid Acne Treatment

Isotretinoin can be obtained in the topical form (i.e. in the form of creams, gels and lotions) as well as in the oral capsule form. Oral isotretinoin, also known as Roaccutane (Roche), reduces the secretion of oil (sebum), from the sebaceous glands found in the skin. As a result of this, less oil secretion means… Read More »

Retinoid Creams for Acne Therapy

Topical retinoid creams can be used to treat acne. Many studies have shown that retinoid creams (also known as topical retinoids) are efficient in treating comedonal acne. Topical tretinoin and isotretinoin (another form of tretionoin) are useful in treating patients with comedonal acne. Isotretinoin, also known by many people as the tradename Roaccutane, can also… Read More »