What is Differin Gel? What is it used for?
Differin gel contains Adapalene as its active chemical content which is a third generation retinoid. It is the first anti-acne treatment which made available to be sold as over-the-counter cream.
Differin Crème contains Adapalene – a retinoid – which is a vitamin A derivative. It regulates the cell turnover thus aid in treating acne faster. The medication helps in shedding old, dead skin cells with the newly formed ones and thus helps in reducing acne.
Alongside, Differin Adapalene anti-acne treatment is quite useful in reducing water and protecting collagen from degradation.
How does Differin Gel Schweiz work?
Differin Gel Schweiz works on the acne by speeding up the cell turnover process which leads to skin exfoliation. Acne forms when the skin pores get clogged by dead skin cells, dirt along with sebum. Differin Gel Schweiz aids in escaping the sebum faster which leaves no room for sebum or oil to get mixed with dead skin cells to clog the pores.
As Differin Adapalene cream works at the cellular levels, you may experience worsening of acne at the beginning of the treatment. It is a sign that your body is getting adjusted to the implemented treatment regimen.
How to use Differin Gel
Remove the makeup and wash your face or affected skin with a mild cleanser. Pat the skin dry. Squeeze the required amount of cream and apply it on the affected skin part. Rub it gently. You need not to be harsh with this step. Post application of Differin Adapalene cream, apply a moisturizer.
You need to use the cream once in a day – either in the morning or at the night time. Regardless of which time of the day you want to use the cream, you must use it on the same time for better results.
What are the side effects of Differin Gel?
You may experience a few mild side effects with the application of the anti-acne cream in the beginning of the treatment. You need to ask your doctor or pharmacists about the side effects caused by this medicine. Some of the commonly occurring side issues are:
- Mild redness
- Mild burning
- Worsening of acne
The severe side effects are:
- Allergic reactions
- Severe burning
What are the precautions to be followed while using Differin Crème?
- Inform your doctor if you are allergic to any content of Differin Crème.
- Tell your doctor if you have other skin issues before you start the acne treatment with Differin Gel.
- Pregnant women must use Differin Crème under strict medical supervision.
- The medicine passes into the breast milk. Therefore, breastfeeding women should consult with their doctor before using Differin Adapalene cream for acne.
You must tell your doctor if you are using other skin products or wish to use cosm