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Can Accutane Help Seborrheic Dermatitis?

Can accutane help seb derm on my face around my nose and cheeks READ MORE

What Can I Do to Reverse Post Accutane Permanent Redness?

I have permanent redness on my cheeks which started few months after my acne treatment with accutane. It's been four years, and I still have it. My... READ MORE

Accutane Not Working - Why?

I took accutane for 5 months and I have been off it around 5 months now. When I was done taking it my skin was clean and did not have any break outs.... READ MORE

Can I Do Electrolysis Treatments on my Cheeks While on Accutane?

I usually do laser hair removal, but I know you can't do that while on Accutane, so how about electrolysis? READ MORE

Safe to Have Microdermabrasion While on Roaccutane?

I have been on Roaccutane 6/7 months ago. Will microdermabrasion be safe to use to remove the brown spots/pigmentation on my cheeks? READ MORE

Was Told I Have Rosacea and Should Take Accutane, Does That Seem Right? (Photos)

My skin is raised on cheeks. i used harsh acne products and this has been there for months now. looks worse after showering and putting moisturizer.... READ MORE

I Have Been on Isotretinoin for About 60 Days. Skin Responded Well to 10mg but with 20 I Have Acne, Redness and Hot Cheeks?

I have been on Isotretinoin sotret for 60 days.took 10 mg for 45 days &my skin responded well.became a lil dry, pimples went away, there was no... READ MORE

Acne Scar Filler While on Accutane?

I have an acne scar on my cheek and was wondering if it's safe to have a temporary filler injected into it while on acne. Please advise, thank you. READ MORE

When will the red marks on my cheeks fade?

Hello! so I was on accutane for 4 months and now I've been off accutane for 4 months. My skin is pimple free But I still have a lot of red spots on my... READ MORE

I got Accutane from a friend and want to begin taking 30mg a day, how long should I continue this course?

I have acquired accutane from a friend who did not finish her course, I have moderate acne (9/15 active spots at any one time on cheeks and chin) and... READ MORE

How bad is stopping Accutane intake for a week during 6-months period? (photo)

I ran out of accutane 20 mg pills n havent taken them in 1 week 3 days now , new pills arrive tomorow how badly is this gonna set back my treatment? READ MORE

Off accutane 1 week ago & still have sensitive skin- I have melasma so I am a bit worried about certain facial laser (photo)

Hi came off accutane 1 week ago & still have sensitive skin. 1/52 off accutane 20mg/day 9 months noticed two small facial capillaries + others on leg... READ MORE

Seborrhoeic Dermatitis or Eczema on Cheek While on Course of Accutane (2mg/kg)?

Been on Accutane for 4 months for cystic acne now. I'm 34 but suddenly I started getting a red rash on my forehead & left cheek only. After... READ MORE

Unusual Scarring While Taking Accutane

I've taken accutane for 9 days 1 month ago,and my skin is now thin and fragile,i've earned few scars on my cheek that are very indented when... READ MORE

On Accutane but Started Getting Uninflamed "Spots" Again?

Hi, I've been taking Accutane (40mg/day for last 7 months) but the past 5 weeks I've started getting these small to medium sized acne like bumps,... READ MORE

Currently on Isotretinoin (Aka Accutane). How Long Until I Can Get Fraxel Re:Pair?

Hello. I'm currently on Isotretinoin (commonly known as Accutane). How long after my treatment before I can get Fraxel Re:Pair on my face? Also,... READ MORE

Are these scars likely to be permanent? (photo)

I've been on accutane for almost 5 months now. My skin doesn't break out as much as it used to, but I still get a couple of acne now and then. My old... READ MORE

What to Do with Ingrown Hair on Cheek During Accutane? (photo)

Im on a low dose Accutane for almost 2 months now. Only at 10mg a day. 3 weeks ago I accidentally plucked a hair on my cheek, and today I saw it... READ MORE

Can I get Accutane for mild cystic acne on my cheeks and groin area – including thighs and vaginal area?

My doctor won't give me a referral for a derm. I get cystic acne on my cheeks and groin area. This gives me swollen glands for some reason too. Two... READ MORE

Roaccutane and the likely effects?

Hi there. My names Robert Owen im a 28 year old male from the United Kingdom. I suffer from persistent mild adult acne sincer I was 18 I dont have too... READ MORE

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