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I Am Pregnant. What Can I Use As an Alternative to Retin A or Differin for my Acne?

My main issue is with skin texture and acne. I get comedones (white heads) and build up on my skin, which causes further breakouts. Most over the... READ MORE

Best Treatment for Depressed Acne Scars & Keloid Acne Scars - Safe to Use While Pregnant?

I have a combination of raised acne bump scarring and depressed acne scars,I am looking for the best ,most effective treatment available,if possible... READ MORE

Cystic Acne Only on the Sides of the Nose?

Currently I have Cystic Acne. I got large acne only on the sides of my nose. Not a single acne on other places (not on cheek, not on forehead, not on... READ MORE

Differin 0.1% During Pregnancy Okay?

I used differin 0.1% few times in my first weeks of pregnancy. Does it effect the baby? READ MORE

What Are Some Good Alternatives to Retinoids During Pregnancy?

What are some good alternatives to retinoids during pregnancy and what happens to your skin when you stop using them? I have been using Differin for... READ MORE

What is Safe Acne Products/ingredients During Pregnancy?

Im planning to have a baby (still not pregnant). I have worse acne cysts on the face only around my nose. Currently I use netrogena facewash + spot... READ MORE

My Niece Has Adult Acne and is Trying to Get Pregnant. Would Laser Treatment Be Helpful for Her?

My niece has tried everything over the counter to rid herself of her adult onset acne. She is 26. The acne is around her chin and forehead. As she is... READ MORE

Will Getting Pregnant Cause a Acne Relapse After Taking Isotretinoin?

I took isotretinoin many years ago, had a relapse, took it again and now my skin is amazing. Will getting pregnant cause a relapse? I know some women... READ MORE

Will Accutane Affect My Pregnancy?

I was on Accutane from August 2012 to March 8th 2013. I had sex a week after being off accutane. I was three days late I took a pregnancy test and... READ MORE

Is Blue Light for Acne Safe to Use During Pregnancy?

I am currently on a variety of acne meds that cannot be used during pregnancy. I am wondering if blue light can be used during pregnancy? Thank you! READ MORE

I Have Used 10mg of Actnetane for 4 Days I Just Found out Im About 1 Month Pegnant Wht Are the Risks?

I have used 10mg of actnetane for 4 days i just found out im about 1 month pegnant wht are the risks. I stopped with my treatment in January 2013, but... READ MORE

Solodyn and trying to conceive a baby?

I just topped taking Solodyn for my Adult acne and I was wondering how long does it take to be 100% out of my system to try and conceive a baby? Or... READ MORE

Pregnancy after Isotrin?

I took Isotrin for Acne treatment in Nov-Dec 2013 for 20 days. Last dose was 10th Dec 2013. I have just now 2 days back check my pregnancy and have... READ MORE

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