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Accutane for Clogged Pores, Whiteheads and Blackheads?

I do not really get many large pimples; but I have clogged pores with whiteheads, blackhead and the occasional small pimple. Can going on a third... READ MORE

Accutane for Clogged Pores and Small Pimples?

I do not really get many large pimples, but more clogged pores with whiteheads, blackhead and the occasional small pimple.Can going on a third course... READ MORE

Isotretinoin Causing Clogged Pores?

I have been on isotretinoin for 7 weeks but only on the full dose (1mg/kg) for 2 weeks. I have seen no improvement in my mild/moderate acne. I also am... READ MORE

I Have Occasional Acne and Clogged Pores, My Doc Wants to Put Me on Accutane?

Hey, i have occasional acne , cysts specially during the time of the month..or sometimes lack of sleep. I just turned 20, and recently faced some... READ MORE

Are there any dermatologists in the New York area who prescribe low dose accutane for mild but persistent acne and oily skin?

I started randomly getting pimples on my forehead and nose at the age of 20, after having clear skin forever. I have tried everything. I even went to... READ MORE

Post accutane maintenance. What should I do?

Hello, I recently finished my 8 month course of accutane 5 days ago where I reached 240 mg/kg cumulative dose. Skin looks good, still dry. Anyways, I... READ MORE

How do I treat my daughters clogged pores?

Once my 14 year daughter hit puberty her pores have become extremely clogged. This excludes her forehead and nose but on the rest of her face there... READ MORE

3 months post op Accutane, I have an allergic-contact dermatitis. What to do? Reaction to the product used or Accutane? (photo)

Ive been on Accutane for 3 month & I thought I was seeing clogged pore so I used my exfoliator brush, 3 days later woke up to tons on my face so I... READ MORE

I've Ended a Course of Accutane 3 Months Ago and Been Gentting Clogged Pores in the Nose Area?

My derm prescribed tretinoin cream 0,01% to start. Is it too low to have any sort of effect? My skin is oily again but the oil seems to be slicker.... READ MORE

I have a visit with a new derm this week and is like to ask for accutane. I have extremely oily skin and I get clogged pores?

My skin will get inflamed immediately after sweating. I shower up to 5 times a day but my skin is still very oils and my pores clog very easily/... READ MORE

I really want to try accutane. I'm suffering and my acne looks really bad. Will it go away? (Photo)

Im 15(female)i have oily the previous years,i had a few pimples which used to go.during summer 2014,i got a few pimples on my cheeks,and... READ MORE

Can Accutane be prescribed for oily skin and clogged pores everywhere that does not respond to topical medications? (Photo)

I have tried topical antibiotics, oral antibiotics, topical retinoids nothing works on severely oily skin and clogged pores. Also I get a few cyts... READ MORE

Can Accutane be prescribed for mild acne and chronic folliculitis? (Photo)

I have mild acne , clogged pores everywhere with 3-4 cyts at a time. I also have folliculitis on my chest stomach back and buttocks with extremely... READ MORE

Why do I have more blackheads/pore clogging on accutane but my hair is thicker and growing rapidly?

I was on 40mg of accutane now on 80mg for 3 days. The cystic chin acne has subsided and the redness I had from Rosacea is gone. But I have tons and... READ MORE

Differin while on low dose accutane. Does anyone else practice this?

I'm on 20mg roaccutane prescribed by my GP. It's been 27days and recently I started getting a lot of clogged pores and blackheads so he wants to put... READ MORE

On accutane and only got clogged pores left - What to do? (Photo)

Hello there i am on accutane and have been taking it for 40 days. I only have clogged pores left. (irritating). I might stop accutane because i have... READ MORE

White sebum clogged pores on nose treatment? I'm currently on my last month on Accutane with no improvement.

I've done everything from Tazorac and BP. I'm currently on my last month on Accutane with no improvement. The pores on my nose are HUGE and it gets... READ MORE

Alternatives to Retinolds and Retinols on adult acne?

I have very sensitive skin and adult acne after Accutane(Stopped a year ago). I get mostly clogged pores and small little pimples. What are the best... READ MORE

How can I address clogged pores that linger after Accutane?

I was put on accutane for inflamatory acne as well as closed comedones. I am now finishing up my last month and while most of my acne has cleared I... READ MORE

Overnight eruption of tons of tiny clogged pores or rash while on Accutane. Is this normal or should I stop?

1 week on accutane and overnight tons like every pore on my face bumped up and feels like sandpaper some have white heads or look like clogged pores... READ MORE

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