Q: What precautions do I need to take before applying Adaferin gel?
A: Clean your skin thoroughly before applying Adaferin gel. Avoid exposure to sunlight or artificial UV light.
Q: Can I apply any cream on my skin?
A: When you buy cosmetics, moisturizers or other skincare products, check for "non-comedogenic" or "non-acnegenic." Otherwise, these products may worsen your acne.
Q: What is Adaferin gel?
A: Adaferin gel is a derivative of Vitamin A. It is used to treat mild to moderate acne. It is also effective to reduce the redness and pain associated with pimples.
Q: How long should I use Adaferin gel?
A: For best results, it’s important to continue using Adaferin gel even after the skin looks clearer to help prevent future breakouts. With continued use, Adaferin gel will continue to clear redness and inflammations caused by acne; prevent blackheads and clogged pores and as a result, restore the skin’s texture and tone.
Q: How do you use Adaferin gel?
A: Use this Adaferin gel as directed by your doctor for external use only. Wash your face before applying this gel and make sure that the affected area is dry before applying. A thin layer of this gel should be applied to the affected area. Eye and lips should be avoided. In case your eyes come in contact with this gel, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately. Wash your hands before & after using this medicine.
Q: Is it okay for pregnant women to use Adaferin Gel?
A: Adaferin gel should not be used during pregnancy as it can result in abnormalities in the unborn baby, especially in the first trimester.
Q: How often should I use Adaferin Gel?
A: Adaferin gel should not be used more than once a day. The doctor will tell the dose and frequency of applying this gel. Applying more than directed will not provide faster or better results.
Q: What are the side effects of Adaferin gel?
A: Swelling of eyelids, itching, redness, dryness, scaly skin and mild burning or worsening of acne are a few side effects of Adaferin gel. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on your own. Also, it is not important that everyone experience the same.