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Differin Acne Treatment

Differin

Acne Treatment

Item #: 2509585 Size: 1.6 oz

NEW Differin Gel is different! Differin is the first and only FDA-approved full prescription strength retinoid. This acne treatment is now available without a prescription. Differin Gel is dermatologist developed and tested. Differin treats the redness and inflammation associated with acne and helps prevent pimples, blackheads, and clogged pores before they occur. In order to get the best results, spread a thin layer over your face, once a day, every day.

Benefits:
  • Once daily topical retinoid
  • Oil free, fragrance free
  • Prescribed to over 40 million people globally for more than 20 years
  • In a clinical studies, Differin Gel provided nearly a 60% reduction in acne lesions after 12 weeks which will continue to improve with further use.
Adults and children 12 years of age and older:
  • Use once daily
  • Clean the skin gently and pat dry before applying the product
  • Cover the entire affected area with a thin layer. For example, if your acne is on the face, apply the product to the entire face.
  • Do not use more than one time a day.
Precautions: Applying more than directed will not provide faster or better results, but may worsen skin irritation. Children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor. If pregnant or breast feeding, ask a doctor before use. Do not use Differin Gel if you are allergic to adapalene or any of the ingredients in the product.
Active ingredient: Adapalene 0.1% (retinoid) Inactive ingredients: carbomer 940, edetate disodium, methylparaben, poloxamer 182, propylene glycol, purified water and sodium hydroxide. May contain hydrochloric acid to adjust pH.

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DifferinAcne Treatment
 
3.9

(based on 8 reviews)

71%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (5)
  • Effective (5)
  • Minimizes pores (4)

Cons

  • Irritates skin (4)
  • Dries out skin (3)

Best Uses

  • Adult acne (6)
  • Blackheads & whiteheads (5)
  • Moderate acne (5)
  • Inflammatory acne (4)
  • Severe acne (4)
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5.0

Works slowly but good

By Green Eyes

from Brownsville texas

About Me Brand Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Minimizes Pores
  • Works Effectively

Cons

  • Dries Out Skin
  • Irritates Skin
  • Stay out of direct sun

Best Uses

  • Adult Acne
  • Blackheads & Whiteheads
  • Congested and enlarged pores
  • Inflammatory Acne
  • Moderate Acne
  • Severe Acne

Comments about Differin Acne Treatment:

Most experience dryness and some irritation at first. Be patient and continue using it. Use a moisturizer for dryness. It takes time to see results but you will be happy when you stop breaking out and your skin is smooth. Your pores aren't obvious and the texture of your skin is much better. Worth the wait!

(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
1.0

Not effective at all

By sassykitten74

from Virginia

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Verified Reviewer

Pros

    Cons

    • Ineffective

    Best Uses

    • Adult Acne

    Comments about Differin Acne Treatment:

    Didn't work at all, very disappointing.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Can't live without it

    By desi_oder

    from Springfield, VA

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    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Works Effectively

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Adult Acne
      • Blackheads & Whiteheads
      • Moderate Acne

      Comments about Differin Acne Treatment:

      So excited that you can get this over the counter- I have moderate adult acne, large pores, acne scarring, and combination skin that is oily in my t-zone and normal to dry everywhere else. In other words, my skin is a mess.

      I've been using for about a month now and my acne is cleared up, my skin feels softer and a bit smoother, and my pores look better because they aren't so clogged up. There's an adjustment period- the gel brought up a few underlying blemishes and dried me out a bit.
      I bought the smaller 'travel' size to try and still have plenty of product left- you only need a very small amount. Will definitely be repurchasing.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Used this for years as prescription thankfully it is now OTC

      By Love The Skin Your In

      from Long Island New York

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Banishes adult acne effectively
      • Easy To Use
      • Flawless clear skin
      • Holy grail anti aging product
      • Minimizes Pores
      • Reduced deep wrinkles
      • Soothing
      • Works Effectively

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • 11's gone
        • Adult Acne
        • Anti aging
        • Banish wrinkles
        • Blackheads & Whiteheads
        • Inflammatory Acne
        • Moderate Acne
        • Severe Acne
        • Teen Acne

        Comments about Differin Acne Treatment:

        I use this product daily with moisturizer and SPF ... SPF super important your skin will burn quicker. No eye brow waxing your skin will pull off ... estheticians know this before any skin treatment say you use this product so they formulate your treatment accordingly. Use this slow at first until you see how your skin reacts. I was elated to see this went OTC as Dermatoligists stop prescribing for anti aging although it works wonders in this category as well which is well known. Best anti aging anti acne treatment hands down.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Amazing product

        By Skin care lady

        from Texas

        Comments about Differin Acne Treatment:

        This product is amazing but you have to be patient. It will draw pimples out the first few weeks...BUT after that, beautiful soft clear skin. Only use a pea size amount on the entire face and use a very mild cleanser and mild moisturizer with this. My dermatologist recommended this for me. I am 39 with hormonal break outs. She said it is good for wrinkles too!

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        This stuff is amazing

        By Misty

        from Simi Valley, CA

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Minimizes Pores
        • Works Effectively

        Cons

        • Dries Out Skin
        • Irritates Skin

        Best Uses

        • Adult Acne
        • Blackheads & Whiteheads
        • Inflammatory Acne
        • Moderate Acne
        • Severe Acne
        • Teen Acne

        Comments about Differin Acne Treatment:

        This is amazing stuff if you can get through the initial 3 months period!!!! It will clear up your face and smooth out your skin!! Please look it up online before giving up!

        (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        I would buy this product again

        By Ccheme

        from Beaumont Texas

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Minimizes Pores
        • Soothing
        • Works Effectively

        Cons

        • Draws out underlying pimples
        • Irritates Skin

        Best Uses

        • Adult Acne
        • Blackheads & Whiteheads
        • Inflammatory Acne
        • Moderate Acne
        • Severe Acne
        • Teen Acne

        Comments about Differin Acne Treatment:

        After 2-3 week of use your face will break out really bad. Then clean up.

        (4 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        This just did not work for me.

        By Kellymarie76

        from Milwaukee,WI

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        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Dries Out Skin
          • Irritates Skin

          Best Uses

            Comments about Differin Acne Treatment:

            I normally do not have very sensitive skin. However, when I used this..it dried my face out so much(even hurt to put moisturizer on) that I would start bleeding in some areas. And this was only after 3 days of using. And only using about a pea size.

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