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Hi, I've Been on Accutane for 1 Month, I Would Like to Know if I Can Use Bleaching Cream?

i have been on accutane now ts nearly 1 month and i would like to know if I can use beaching cream. thank you in advance

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Gentle Skin Care While On Accutane

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I recommend that my patients on Accutane avoid any harsh skin care practices during their treatment course.  The skin is expected to become dry and scaly during Accutane, so I would recommend avoiding a hydroquinone based product during this time as it may further irritate the skin.

Web reference: http://www.perridermatology.com

Houston Dermatologist

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