Adapalene Gel 0.1% Acne Treatment from La Roche-Posay is a prescription-strength retinoid acne treatment. This oil-free, fragrance-free acne treatment contains adapalene gel, a dermatologist recommended retinoid. Retinoids, such as adapalene, are vitamin A derivatives that regulate skin cell turnover to help clear skin and prevent blackheads, whiteheads, clogged pores, and acne blemishes.
- Adapalene: a prescription-strength retinoid that regulates skin cell turnover to prevent clogged pores and treat acne
Key Benefits of Adapalene 0.1% Acne Treatment:
- Helps clear blackheads, whiteheads, clogged pores, and acne blemishes
- Prevents new acne from forming
- Oil-free and non-comedogenic; fragrance-free
How To Use
Start with 3 times a week in the evening for the first two weeks and then gradually increase to daily in the evening. Adapalene causes sensitivity to the sun and sunscreen (at least SPF 50) must be used and exposure to the sun limited.
Adapalene causes purging and so the acne may get worse before it gets better. Significant results expected after 12 weeks of use.