Allantoin vs Tretinoin

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Allantoin vs Tretinoin

If you are dealing with dryness, dullness, irritation, acne scars and cuts scrapes then it is the best medications for your skin. Tretinoin medications are used for treating acne and sun-damaged skin. The medication can’t erase deep wrinkles but it can improve the appearance of surface wrinkles, fine lines and dark spots.
The medications are used as a moisturizer for the treatment of dry, rough, scaly, itchy skin and minor skin irritation like rashes, skin burns from radiation therapy. Emollients are the substances that help in softening and moisturizing our skin. Tretinoin is useful for:
  • - Reducing inflammation associated with acne.
  • - Preventing follicular plugging.
  • - Exfoliating the skin.
  • Allantoins are used safely and effectively with fewer side effects. However, there are some side effects that can be found in some people such as:
  • - Burning.
  • - Stinging.
  • - Redness.
  • - Irritation
  • Some of the side effects are:
  • - Persistent or worsening the irritation.
  • - Blistering, Crusting.
  • - Swelling.
  • - Excessive Redness.
  • - Temporary change in skin pigmentation.

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