Exfoliation

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Desquamation , also called skin peeling, is the shedding of the outermost membrane or layer of a tissue, such as the skin...
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Other name: Renova (Renova)
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Method of use:
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Method of use:
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Tretinoin is the acid form of vitamin A and is also known as all-trans retinoic acid or ATRA. It is a drug commonly used to treat acne vulgaris and keratosis pilaris. It is available as a cream or gel (brand names Aberela, '''Airol'...
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Tretinoin is the acid form of vitamin A and is also known as all-trans retinoic acid or ATRA. It is a drug commonly used to treat acne vulgaris and keratosis pilaris. It is available as a cream or gel (brand names Aberela, '''Airol'...
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other week too. Philosophy and Kinerase makes really good...
" ...Philosophy's Hope in a Jar moisturizer. I use a Rite-Aid knock-off of a Regenerist serum in the morning as well as Mary Kay's Timewise Night Solution. I've been taking care of my skin since I wa... "

moisturizer like Kinerase is amazing and a couple times...
" ...a Dermatologist regularly. What I think is essential is: a good retin a blend, a good glycolic acid blend, a good general moisturizer like Kinerase is amazing and a couple times... "

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have been using the Kinerase for several months and it has...
" ...Kinerase for several months and it has drastically improved my red and pink marks. It has also made my skin softer, more supple and more smooth, not in a 'glazed over' way like glycolic acid, but i... "

And has anyone used Kinerase? It's supposed to be like...
" ...your derm? If so, how were the results? And has anyone used Kinerase? It's supposed to be like Retin-A without the side effects. [This message... "

done and I used kinerase cream (it's like retin-a). It...
" ...done and I used kinerase cream (it's like retin-a). It is very expensive but... "

thought about kinerase since its gentle and no side effects...
" ...peel but my doc isnt letting me stop & its been 3 months post peel and i dont want to use exfoderm or retin a with blender anymore,so thought about kinerase since its gentle and no side effects... "

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cream samples she gave me helped a great deal (awesome...
" ...this thread. I'm in need of a new powerful moisturizer as well. Since I started using the Retina-A micro gel (has done wonders so far) ...The Kinerase cream samples she gave me helped a great... "

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remodel collagen. I was using Kinerase and ran out, I have...
" ...retin A caused ...flaking skin. I do think that recent spot treating with retin-A has been somewhat helpful. My dermatologist told me that it is proven to remodel collagen. I was using Kine... "

i agree - kinerase is nothing amazing, but pretty good. we...
" ...- kinerase is nothing amazing, but pretty ...and fine lines. some of the prevonia line is good and the vivite eye creams are good. we also carry revitalash and it ...retin-a at night. that... "

believe Almay has it in some products). Supposedly it works...
" ...consider a cream with Kinetin (I believe Almay has it in some products). Supposedly it works as well as Retin A, with none of ...My personal favorite is anything with glycolic acid (a BHA)... ... "

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