We are very sorry that you are experiencing this. Breakouts can be common and are a side effect that is typically referred to as the “purge period.” This can last anywhere from 2-6 weeks. If this side effect persists, please follow these steps to manage and help alleviate this symptom:
- Use The Anti-Aging Cream, which contains tretinoin. This ingredient works by increasing the speed of your skin cell turnover to bring new skin to the surface to quickly and effectively treat acne.
- Use your own acne cream or consider adding or switching to The Spot Cream HQ Free formula, which contains azelaic acid to help treat acne.
- Discuss other options with your prescribing dermatologist by following these instructions: How do I message my designated doctor?