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    The Secret to Correctly Using Topical Retinoids
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    Mohiba K Tareen, MD posted:
    Topical retinoid creams (such as Retin-A, tretinoin, Tazorac, and Differin) are commonly prescribed by dermatologists. As most of us product junkies know, topical retinoids are the MOST EFFECTIVE anti-aging topicals on the market.

    Topical retinol/ retinoids work by regulating skin cell turnover, making them excellent medications for treating acne , preventing wrinkles , and even clearing psoriasis . The problem is that many people, particularly when using retinoids to treat acne or prevent wrinkles, find retinoids too irritating to use. Luckily, when used properly, nearly everyone can use a retinoid cream. The trick is to follow the directions below on how to use retinoids, in order to get the full benefit from this excellent medication, without dryness and irritation on the skin.

    For more tips of how to get the most out of your retinoids please visit:
    http://www.tareendermatology.com/how-to-use-retinoids/
    Dr. Mohiba Tareen
    Tareen Dermatology, Roseville, Minn
    Castle Connoly's America's Top Cosmetic Dermatologists
    Adjunct Assistant Professor Univ of MN Dept of Dermatology
    www.TareenDermatology.com
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