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Accutane and Laser Hair Removal

I took Accutane for 6 weeks and stopped. I will not be continuing with it anymore. Can I have laser hair removal on my chin area, say in 2 months? READ MORE

How Long After Accutane is It Safe to Get a Tattoo or Have Teeth Whitening?

I'm 29, 53kg, & took Accutane, 6 months, low dose 20mg every 2nd day, course ended April 2010. Can I get Zoom whitening, May 2010? Or must I wait... READ MORE

How Long After Accutane Can I Get a Salicylic Gel Peel?

I finished a three month course of Accutane (80 mg) a month ago with great results and wanted to know how long I needed to wait before using a 20%... READ MORE

5 Months into Accutane, Dr. Says May Require Another Round; Is There a Waiting Period? (photo)

I've been taking Accutane for 5 months now. In the beginning of the fourth month my dose was increased from 60 mg to 80 mg. I have seen minor results... READ MORE

Can I Get a Microdermabrasion After Getting off Accutane?

I took accutane for 4 months with a dosage of 10 mg which is the lowest prescribed dose possible. I have been off for about a month and a half. I have... READ MORE

Can I get Microdermabrasion and micro needling on my body during Accutane?

Can I get Microdermabrasion and micro needling on my body during Accutane ? If not, how long should I wait after ending my treatment ? READ MORE

How long after accutane can I restart my laser hair removal treatment?

Hi, I only took isotretinoin (accutane) for 4 weeks and I stopped on the 29/12/14. How long do I have to wait before starting laser hair removal?... READ MORE

Isotretinoin discontinued, laser hair removal?

Hi, I took 40mg isotretinoin (accutane) for 4 weeks and stopped on the 29.12.14 I will not continue it. I wish to start facial hair removal, it is... READ MORE

When can I take Accutane second course?

I was on low-dosage accutane for 12 months 10mg/days for 3 months, 10mg/2 days for 3 months, 10mg/4 days for 6 months (maintenance) it seem to work... READ MORE

Will a low dose if Accutane actually work over time?

I can only take a low dose of Accutane (40mg x 3 per week) 20mg other days.. if my dosage is any higher I get really sick. I have read that this will... READ MORE

How soon after major surgery can you start Accutane?

I am having a breast reduction in May, and I was wondering how soon afterwards it would be safe to start Accutane. READ MORE

How long should I wait to get laser resurfacing after finishing Accutane treatment?

I am dying to get my skin resurfaced due to acne scars. I want to do this asap, but I realize that it is my face and I want it to look it's best. I... READ MORE

How long after taking Minocycline do patients usually have to wait before starting Accutane?

Or is there any gap in between ending minocycline and starting accutane? READ MORE

If I stopped Accutane after only 2-months, do I still have to wait 6 months for surgery, etc.?

I finished my first 6-month course of Accutane about a year ago, but recently decided to get back on it because my skin was starting to breakout again... READ MORE

How long should I wait to use derma roller after accutane?

I finished accutane treatment 6 months ago is it okey to use derma roller or should I wait a year? I should say that I have used it2 month after... READ MORE

Tattoo after accutane? When is it ok to get a tattoo?

I'd like to get my eyebrows tattooed after my course of accutane? When is it ok to get a tattoo? READ MORE

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