Renova 0.02% Size: 44 grams RENOVA 0.02% is clinically proven to reduce fine wrinkles, including crow’s feet, when used as part of a total skin care program that includes your moisturizer and sun protection.
RENOVA 0.02% will not repair skin, eliminate wrinkles, or reverse aging. Results beyond 12 months have not been established in controlled clinical trials. RENOVA 0.02% is proven effective on lightly pigmented skin.
RENOVA 0.02% is not appropriate for everyone, so talk to your dermatologist if you’re on other medications, pregnant, attempting pregnancy, or nursing. Remember to limit your time in the sun, and always wear a sunscreen.
RENOVA 0.02% is a skin irritant. Almost all patients experience skin reactions, including dryness, peeling, burning/stinging, erythema, and itching. In some patients, these may be severe. This product is prescription grade, therefore a phone consult will need to be conducted after the purchase has been made in order to review the side effects. Please provide a correct phone number in order to prevent delay.
RENOVA 0.02% is a low dose, 0.02% tretinoin cream formulated with emollients. Because of this special formulation, Renova 0.02% is gentle enough for most sensitive skin. Contour Dermatology recommends Renova for: Patients with sensitive skin, dry skin or those who have tried a higher dose of Retin A and experienced side ffects. RENOVA 0.02% allows these patients to still enjoy the benefits of a vitamin A retinoid.
How does Renova help your skin?
RENOVA 0.02% helps to keep acne under control, lightens hyperpigmentation and smoothes textured skin. It also improves fine lines and wrinkles. Renova is primarily an acne medication, but most of our patients who use Renova do so for its anti-aging benefits. RENOVA 0.02% is a naturally occurring form of vitamin A. Treats the effects of aging on the face and skin, such as fine lines, wrinkles, or age spots.
Is a prescription required to use RENOVA 0.02%?
Yes, a prescription is required to use Renova 0.02%.
How do you use RENOVA 0.02% and how much?
You use a pea-sized amount every evening on your face, neck and décolleté. Wait at least 20 minutes after washing your face before applying RENOVA 0.02% and be careful not to get the medication too close to your nose or your mouth. If you desire a moisturizer over this product, wait at least an hour before applying that. However, with the emollients in this product, a moisturizer typically is not necessary. Any precautions? When using this or any retinoid product, you need to be sure to wear a sunscreen. RENOVA 0.02% should not be used by pregnant women or those who plan on becoming pregnant.