Breakout + Accutane

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Does Everyone Experience an Initial Breakout when on Accutane?

My Consultant Dermatologist has prescribed me isotretinoin, however after watching youtube diary's of users of this drug, I have my doubts. I... READ MORE

What Dosage of Accutane Should I Use to Reduce Sebum?

Hi, i have overactive sebum production that makes my face extremely oily and having small occassional breakouts despite good topical regimen with oral... READ MORE

Am I Now Dependent on Accutane?

I took Accutane for 4 years, with very low dose in the past 3 years. My face was not perfect, but much better. I stopped the treatment 5 months ago,... READ MORE

Breakouts One Year After Accutane -- Do I Need a Second Course?

I took accutane from Feb-June 2011 after years of severe acne on my face. Afterwards, my skin was absolutely flawless -- but now, almost a year later,... READ MORE

24 Year Old Female and I Just Completed a 7 Months of Accutane at 40mg/day But Am Still Breaking Out.

The pimples were smaller and were limited to my t-zone. It is now a week after finishing my last pill and I have about 15 small pimples on my chin and... READ MORE

Why Do IStill Get Massive Breakouts on my Last Month on Roaccutane?

I've been on Roaccutane for 4 and a half months now. My dosages is 2 20 mg per day. My face and back cleared up within 2 months almost perfectly. Now... READ MORE

Accutane and Scarring?

I had a bad inital break out , now I have a lot of red marks but they are fading , and as the marks are fading I can see scarring ,will the scarring... READ MORE

3 mths into Accutane my jawline broke out & still hasn't healed and my chest & back are not seeing much result. Advice? (photo)

Hello, I have been on Accutane for around 12 weeks now. Accutane was primarily for my chest and back not as much for my face. When I began to get the... READ MORE

Will Taking Tretinoin Prior to Accutane Help in Avoiding that Initial Accutane Breakout?

Hello, I am about to take accutane, for the past few months I have been on tretinoin .1% as well as minocycline and clindamycin. I have been doin this... READ MORE

More than 3 months on Accutane and Breaking out huge pimples and cystic acne like crazy. Is this normal?

I'm 20, this is the second time I'm taking accutane. I took it first when I was 17 for 6 months 30g dosage. It worked great for a while.. Now I'm... READ MORE

Take Leftover Accutane from Previous Course?

Is it safe to take four 20mg pills of leftover Accutane pills to counter a current flare up after finishing a 4 month course of 80mg Accutane daily... READ MORE

Started Roaccutane but it got worse? (photos)

I started Roaccutane 2 weeks ago for my hormonal cystic acne that shows up like clumps under my cheeks and around my mouth. It's been 2 weeks and all... READ MORE

Is it fine to pop a pimple while on Accutane?

My dermatologist told me that whenever the pimple is fully visible (white- the pus being present) it's best to pop it with a cotton swab and to clean... READ MORE

Will I Benifit of Accutane After Taking It for the Second Course?

Actually,i had a bad acne since i was 15 and when i turned 19 i had accutane for the first time and it worked amazingly like never expected... READ MORE

Acne Getting Worse with Accutane

I suffer from multiple big acnes on both cheeks. it usually happens during summer. i'm now on accutane treatment. it's already 24th day now. my acne... READ MORE

Roaccutance Breakout After 6 Weeks of Use?

I have been on roaccutane for about 6 weeks, acne cleared really well until about 7 days ago it started breaking out again. does this mean it have... READ MORE

Will Prednisone Make my Breakouts Go Away?

So i have a really bad break out from accutane , and my derm stop the tratment and go for antibiotics for 8 days but nothing changed so my derm told... READ MORE

Is Isotretinoin Safe? Male, Moderate Acne.

Hi, I am male, diagnosed with moderate acne by my dermatologist and she prescribe me acnetrex (isotretinoin) with the dose of 10mg/day. My present... READ MORE

What Happen if I Stop the Accutane Treatment?

So a week ago I was on day 18 of isotret , but I had a bad flare up and need to stop and go on antibiotics but when my derm will put me back on... READ MORE

When Will my Initial Breakout Go Away?

So I've been on accutane(sotret) for 18 days but then I had to stop because of a really bad break out and go for antibiotics for 8 days, but now my... READ MORE

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