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A prescription requires a trip to the dermatologist and for more than 42 percent of the U.S. population, that’s not an option, according to a paper on areas underserved by dermatologists in JAMA Dermatology’s Archives of Dermatology. Agency is the first virtual-consult service we’ve seen that enables you to get a tretino in prescription while in your living room, and in that respect “it’s providing a dermatologist visit for those living in ‘dermatologist deserts,'” says Mona Gohara, a board-certified dermatologist in Connecticut. A visit, and then some: Because Agency isn’t doling out standard prescriptions, if you are a candidate for tretinoin, you’ll get a customized formula with one of four percentages, plus four complementary ingredients, such as brightening niacinamide or calming azelaic acid.

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