5 1/2 month Accutane treatment - Complete! - New York, NY
- updated 4 months ago
I'm 23 years old and about a year and a half ago I...
- 27 Feb 2013
I'm 23 years old and about a year and a half ago I started breaking out considerably more than what I used to. My acne isn't super severe but its enough to be seen even with makeup on. My dermatologist has had me try doxycycline (150 mcg), various topical gels, and birth control. None of it even remotely has cleared it up.
After really debating Accutane I decided to start and have been on it for a week. I'm on 30 mcg once daily. My skin has already started breaking out a little, which I'm perfectly fine with because in this long trial of too many "acne clearing" products, the ones that have helped the most have caused a breakout first. I'm looking forward to seeing further results and am already stocked up on plenty of euraphor!
I'm on month 2 now and just started 40 mg/day...
- 24 Mar 2013
I've been through 3 full months now. At the...
- 11 May 2013
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- 20 Aug 2013
My derm prescribed Tazorac (.05%) to start to alleviate scarring - the laser treatment she suggested is way too out of my price range right now but maybe for the future it could be considered.
Haven't had but one pimple in the past 3 months. I completely recommend the product.