Clear and prevent acne with an Rx-strength retinoid
Fights the main causes of acne by regulating skin cell turnover & reducing inflammation deep in the skin to clear and prevent pimples, blackheads and clogged pores
Differin Gel can reduce up to 87% of acne in just 12 weeks (Cunliffe et al 1998, Galderma Laboratories)
Effectively treats acne to restore your skin's natural tone & texture
The retinoid in Differin heals current acne and stops new acne from forming
Health Facts: Contains retinoids, no fragrance added, phthalate-free, dye-free, aluminum-free
Product Form: Gel
Awards: 2017 Best of Beauty Awards, Allure
Beauty Purpose: Spot treatment
Recommended Skin Type: Acne-prone, combination
Features: Dermatologist tested
Item Number (DPCI): 037-12-0197
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Unlike other acne treatments you can buy in stores, Differin contains the first OTC Rx-strength acne-fighting retinoid. Retinoids play a crucial role in the treatment of acne by regulating skin cell turnover & reducing inflammation deep in the skin to clear & prevent pimples. What makes the retinoid in Differin (Adapalene) so cool is that, unlike other topical prescription retinoids, Differin is gentler on your skin, while still effective — and you don’t have to do things like completely avoid sunlight forever!
Then apply a thin layer of Differin Gel once every day all over your face — even when you’re not breaking out. Differin Gel might take a few weeks to start to work, and during this time, you could experience some dryness and irritation while your skin gets ready for gorgeous. The retinoid in Differin Gel may take a few weeks to work, and it may seem like it’s getting a little worse before it gets better. But, like your old track coach used to say, “You just gotta push through it!”
When used every single day, Differin Gel can reduce up to 87% of acne in just 12 weeks. That’s about the time it would take to leisurely binge-watch your favorite old TV series.
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No Added Fragrance
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Dermatologist test product.
Recommended for Combination Skin.
Recommended for Acne-Prone Skin.
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This gel cleared my whiteheads, blackheads, pimples, and red skin. I am just amazed by this product, it showed a huge difference within a week and i can barley notice my acne anymore! What i do is i wash my face with my normal cleanser at night, completly dry my face off then aply a very thin layer to face and go to bed. This product changed my life and i will definetly buy again.
Great for anti-aging and improving acne! I've only used it 3 times and I can already see a significant improvement of my skin. You just have to strictly follow the dermatologist's instructions and be patient.
I have fair skin, that is sensitive and pigments easily. I don't break out very often but I do get small bumps and blackheads that can leave my skin with red spots from inflammation. I was skeptical about using this product but it has been amazing. Even after a week of use I notice that when I wake up and wash my face, I can just rub my face gently while cleansing and the blackheads and whiteheads gentle roll away. It doesn't make my skin dry or sensitive. I get initial redness after application but it doesn't last. I apply this at night with no moisturizer. But I do use sunscreen and a good gentle moisturizer in the mornings. I totally recommend just giving it a try. Everyone's skin is different and will react different. But for someone with sensitive, reactive skin...this worked well for me.
I have dealt with acne for almost a decade now (I am 20). Nothing ever consistently worked. Except for Differin. My friend and I started it at the same time about a month and a half ago and man has my skin changed for the better (as has hers). I cannot believe how amazing my skin looks thanks to Differin Gel. I recommend this product to anyone and everyone who has been dealing with acne. I feel so much more confident and my skin has overall become so much smoother and clearer. THANK YOU DIFFERIN.