How soon after starting adapalene gel will my symptoms begin to improve?

You may begin to see results in eight to 12 weeks. Pimples can grow for six to eight weeks before they show up on your body. Because of this, during the first weeks of treatment, adapalene gel may bring pimples to the surface. Don’t be worried if your acne actually gets worse during that time. Continued regular use will clear your acne and help prevent new pimples.

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