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While Using Tazorac Cream 0.01 for a Month, is It Normal to Break out More Than Usual?

I have been using Tazorac Cream 0.01 for about a month, i dont see no improvement. I actually see that my skin has been breaking out more that the... READ MORE

How Effective is Obagi Nu Derm on Acne?

I have been using Obagi nu-derm for almost 3 months now. I have noticed a smoother, tighter skin appearance, but the breakouts are still bad and I... READ MORE

Why Would Doxycycline Cause an Initial Breakout?

I would like to know why would an antibiotic cause an initial acne breakout? READ MORE

Treatment Options For Severe and Persistent Acne/Allergy Breakouts in an Adult (photo)

I've always had perfect clear skin up until 4 years ago when this started. Appear on my face (mostly on the right side) and my chest. Looks very... READ MORE

How Can I Stop my Recent Acne Breakout? I Want To Prevent Scarring. (photo)

I had acne when I was 15 and it left some scaring on the side of my face, but never had I gotten acne on my cheeks. I went to sleep one night and the... READ MORE

What Can I Do when my Prescription Runs out and my Acne Gets Very Inflammed? (photo)

I have been taking minocycline for a year and a half (doesnt help that musch because i have acne vulgaris) but now my prescription was cancelled... READ MORE

Product Advice for Acne-prone, Oily Skin

What product would you advise for oily skin that is prone to acne breakouts? READ MORE

Acne Treatment Recommendations?

I had never had acne before and I am 28 years old! I noticed very little to mild acne a few weeks ago so I went to my doctor and she prescribed me... READ MORE

Can Using Isotretinoin Make my Skin Condition Worse?

I have start doing this treatment from past 3weeks my tablet name (xeractan isotretinoin),,my skin is now full of small pimples and dryness marks.my... READ MORE

Does Saw Palmetto Work As an Anti-androgen Similar to Spironolactone to Help Treat Hormonal Acne in Women?

Hello! I was taking 100mg/day of Spironolactone to help with my adult hormonal acne. After my skin cleared up, I weaned myself off of it by dropping... READ MORE

My Acne Gets Better During my Period and Flares Up when I Start my Cycle of Ocella. Should I Stop?

Does ocella causes acne? I have used birth control pills before and I did not have a problem. Insurance keeps changing my meds. I do mail order. READ MORE

Been Using Tazorac For a Month or Two, Less Sleep and Bad Diet, Big Cysts Returned?

I have been using it for about a month or two now and the first two weeks was breakout and peeling. I noticed the pimples are smaller and less... READ MORE

Hi, i am currently on Tazorac .1 gel. How long does it take to see clear skin? I am still breaking out daily.

I used Differin 0.3 gel for 3months with no results at all and I used it twice a day because I have oily skin. I did have the bad purging for about 2... READ MORE

Since I Had the Skin Rejuvenation Done I Am Breaking Out. What Product Should I Use? I Have Tried Everything!

Since I Had the Skin Rejuvenation Done I Am Breaking Out. What Product Should I Use? I Have Tried Everything! READ MORE

Is There a Way to Get off Birth Control Without Getting Horrible Breakouts?

I first started taking birth control (yaz) to control my acne about 3 years ago. Now I want to stop, but I read online that many people experience... READ MORE

Is Doxycycline supposed to make you break out in the first week?

I have been on doxycycline for about 4 days now and my skin has broken out a lot more than it usually does, could I be allergic to it or is this just... READ MORE

Does Adderall Cause Acne?

Within the past year I have been diagnosed with adult ADHD. For this, I was prescribed 20MG of Adderall daily. After using the medication for over 6... READ MORE

Is It Normal to Break out After Getting the PDT Treatment?

I am a seventeen year old male and I got the PDT treatment one week ago. I am now breaking out on my face in places I did not have acne before, is... READ MORE

Acne After Laser Hair Removal, How Should I Treat the Acne?

Recently, i have my first session of Laser hair removal. Couple of days after that i started to break out in pimples. Some of the professions here... READ MORE

Why Do Arnica, Neem, Saw Palmetto, Ubiquinone and Other Supplements Meant to Help with Acne Break Me Out?

I tried the supplements above to help with swelling, bruising/hyperpigmentation,hair thinning, post-acne pitting, & hormonal acne that came... READ MORE

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