raulraul2

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Some Questions Regarding Accutane. Will Accutane Leave Marks? What Should I Avoid Eating?

Hello everyone I have a few questions about accutane. (1)What can I eat and what should I avoid? (2)Should I take any vitamins while on accutane? (3)Does accutane have a fail... READ MORE

How Can I Know Accutane Works for Me?

My dermatologist gave me 30mg/day , this is a low dose , and i want an increse , but he said the first two mouths we go on 30mg then why change..why?I really want a higher dose... READ MORE

Acne is So Much Worse Day 17 on Accutane?

I know that before u get better u will get worse using accutane. Well I'm using 30mg/day I'm in the first mouth day 17 ,but my acne is so ,so much worse then it was when I... READ MORE

Should I Stop Taking Accutane? (photo)

This is how I look after 18 days of sotret 30mg/day,when I told my dermatologist on the phone the situation he told me to stop the accutane for 4-7 days and go on antibiotic ,... READ MORE

What Happen if I Stop the Accutane Treatment?

So a week ago I was on day 18 of isotret , but I had a bad flare up and need to stop and go on antibiotics but when my derm will put me back on accutane I will be able to count... READ MORE

When Will my Initial Breakout Go Away?

So I've been on accutane(sotret) for 18 days but then I had to stop because of a really bad break out and go for antibiotics for 8 days, but now my acne is like ..10 time worse... READ MORE

Will Prednisone Make my Breakouts Go Away?

So i have a really bad break out from accutane , and my derm stop the tratment and go for antibiotics for 8 days but nothing changed so my derm told me that prednisone is very... READ MORE

The Dosage of Accutane Matters?

I wonder if there is any difference bettwen doages. Will my acne clear quicker if the dose it's lets say 80mg/day ? I'm taking 20mg daily because of a bad breakout my derm put... READ MORE

Accutane Low Dose?

My derm put me on 40 mg of accutane daily and he said we will stay like this for a while What is this supose to mean?I weight 150 pounds i need at least 70mg/day.. I will see... READ MORE

What Happen if I Stop Accutane for 3 Weeks?

What happents if let's say I go on accutane for 18 days but then i have to stop for 3 weeks and then re-take it? READ MORE

PIH from Inital Breakout Accutane?

Does the PIH from the inital break out fade quiker than usual PIH? I had a very bad inital break out I need prednisone but now it's mostly gone but it left a lot of PIH behing.... READ MORE

Nodules/cysts in the Skin?

When I first stared accutane I had a bad flare up with lots of nodules/cysts, my derm put me on prednisone and antibiotcs for 1 mouth , now 90% of my nodules/cysts are gone ,... READ MORE

When Will Red Marks from Nodular Acne Heal?

I've been on accutane for like 2 mouths , and at first my face just exploded in nodules/cystis , but now they are 90% GONE !! But the very bad part is that they left a lot of... READ MORE

Under the Skin Nodules from Accutane?

I really don't know how to explain , accutane did clear me up preatty well after an very bad inital break out, i have only a few actives left and mabye 1 nodule , that's not... READ MORE

Under the skin nodules after accutane?

When I first stared accutane I had a bad flare up with lots of nodules/cysts, my derm put me on prednisone and antibiotcs for 1 mouth , now 90% of my nodules/cysts are gone ,... READ MORE

AVC While on Accutane?

Most products that can help fadeing red marks , or not fadeing , just speeding the procces are banned while on accutane , I have read so many good things about apple vinegar... READ MORE

Exfoliante on Accutane? Can I Use AHA 8% From Paula's Choice?

I have tons of red marks and I'm only in my 3rd mouth of accutane , the course is 7 mouth, I was thinking to speed up the procces a little it takes a lot time so fade can't... READ MORE

Will Red Marks Fade on Accutane?

I'm only in my 3rd mouth of accutane of a 7 mouth course , I only have like 5 actives left , small one nothing cystic like I used to , but the red marks from inital break out... READ MORE

Post Inflamatory Erythema or Post Inflamatory Hyperpigmentation?

I've been using accutane for 63 days now and my cystc acne is mostly gone but it left flat red marks , I'm not sure if it's PiE or PiH , or it could be pseudo scars or macules... READ MORE

Accutane and Scarring?

I had a bad inital break out , now I have a lot of red marks but they are fading , and as the marks are fading I can see scarring ,will the scarring also fade? READ MORE

Will Red Marks from Acne Take Longer to Fade While on Accutane?

Some say they do , some say accutane is a retionid , and it makes skin turn over faster, what is the correct and final answer? READ MORE

Accutane Made my Acne Much Worse?

Accutane made my acne much worse before it got cleared. Now I'm left with tons of red marks from the inital break out. My acne was moderate when I started accutane , in August... READ MORE

Retin - A / Differin on Accutane?

I know both of them are not good while on accutane , but I want to get rid of these red marks fast , I'm very inpatient , I will grandually incrase the usage from 1 time /week... READ MORE

Accutane and IPL?

I heard that after the accutane terrapy the IPL works very well for the red marks, well I want to get a few sessions but how long do I have to wait after my last pill? also... READ MORE

Will V-beam Laser Completely Remove my Red Marks from Acne?

I used to have cystic acne now is gone and I have red marks from it after using Accutane. A few sessions with v beam will get rid of them ?I don't want to wait years for them... READ MORE

Can I Use V-beam at the End of my Accutane Course?(40mg) Also is This Laser Tratment Effective for Red Marks?

I'm looking forward to get rid of what cystic acne left , red marks,I still have a cople of days on accutane.will this be a good call? READ MORE

Boxscar and Rolling?

My dermatologist said that I have boxscar and rolling acne scars with a few ice pick.She reccomended that I do about 4 fractional co2 laser tratment.Will this be the best way... READ MORE

Best Treatment Options?

I have boxscars from large cystic acne, my dermatologist reccomended CO2 , but I heard that the fillters are better than CO2 ,also can boxscars be removed completly from the... READ MORE

Best Way to Get Rid of This Acne Scarring? (photo)

I've been treated with accutane for 8 months at 40mg , and after the inital break out I've been left with this redness from acne. Is V-beam the best way to approch this... READ MORE

Can Superficial Scarring Be Removed?

I had cystic acne , althought I do have a lots of acne scarring ,it's superficial , not deep into the skin,my dermatologist recommended 4-5 series of fractional CO2 a month... READ MORE

Accutane for Milia?

I started developing acne again , I've finished my first course in 2013 March , but unluckly i got it again.I got 2 cystis and some regular acne.But I have some milia for some... READ MORE

Can Red Marks From Severe Acne Be Permanent? (photo)

I've finished accutane 1 year ago , since then my face has been pretty much the same,red. I thought they will go away in 6-12 months,but no. I tried 50% glygolic peel about 5-6... READ MORE

Can Acne Red Marks Be Permanent? (photo)

I've finished accutane 1 year ago , since then my face has been pretty much the same,red. I thought they will go away in 6-12 months,but no. I tried 50% glygolic peel about 5-6... READ MORE

Can Red Marks from Cystic Acne Be Permanent?

I've finished accutane 1 year ago , since then my face has been pretty much the same,red. I thought they will go away in 6-12 months,but no. I tried 50% glygolic peel about 5-6... READ MORE

How Severe Are My Cystic Acne Scars? How Can They Be Improved and also how much? (photo)

I'm not talking about my red marks. I would like to know how much % improvent can be achived and with what kind of treatment. Also what type of scars are those? READ MORE

Severe red marks that last over 2 years without any improvement. What can I do? (photos)

I've tried almost everything.Listing few:-Differin,AHA,BHA,30% and 50% glycolic acid peels,aloe vera,etc. My skin it's as red as 2 years ago when I took accutane and my cystic... READ MORE

Red face and nose. What is causing it?

You can see the difference bettwen the skin that's on the nose and goes on to the cheeks and the skin on the forehead witch is normal.Why is my skin on the nose and cheeks... READ MORE

Discussions started by raulraul2

Accutane ruined me...

I took accutane for 18 days then I saw it was really bad , it is really bad , and I called my dermatologist and he said to quit the tratment for 1 week and take antibiotics...... READ MORE

Recent comments from raulraul2

My scars are similar to yours , I am too getting fractional co2 laser,I'm looking forward to see your result before doing anything. Also Can you please tell me if you know what are those white spots near ur chin in the picture with the... READ COMMENT

If I was allergic I should break out everywhere : forehead,back,chest.But my forhead,back,chest are 100% clear.As Dr.Altman said :Occasionally patients with acne do experience increased breakouts at the beginning of isotretinoin... READ COMMENT