I Am Taking Accutane First Month Almost Done. I Have a Really Bad Flareup. Whats Going On?

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Flare up of acne while on Accutane

At the beginning of any acne regimen your acne will get worse before it gets better, particularly with Accutane. This is because the pores are actually changing. In the long-run, things will improve, but usually the first 30-60 days your acne will be worse because your pores and skin are changing. Hang in there.

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