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If you thought that acne would only affect you in your teenage years, you may have been surprised to continue experiencing breakouts well into your 20s and 30s.
You’re not alone.
In fact, up to 80% of 18-30 year-olds and 5% of people over 30 experience acne.
As premature aging can begin to show as early as 25, you may find that you’re dealing with acne at the same time you’re trying to treat fine lines and wrinkles.
So what’s the best way to treat acne and skin aging at the same time?
What are the best anti-aging products for acne-prone skin?
Retin-A (a brand name for tretinoin) is one of the most researched anti-aging and anti-acne treatments available. It’s incredibly effective. However, a well-known side-effect of tretinoin is skin irritation which can leave you with red, inflamed, and flakey skin. For this reason, a good moisturizer is essential, but what are the best moisturizers to use with Retin-A/ Tretinoin?
Here’s a rundown of what to look for in a moisturizer when using Retin-A and which are the best moisturizers to use with Retin-A based on your skin type or concern.