1. If you discontinued your oral antibiotics prior to having an Isolaze treatment, you may be having a flare because you stopped your antibiotics.
2. It is possible to flare post-Isolaz, however most-patients just see their acne improve. If you do experience a flare, it does not mean the Isolaz is not working, instead it is working well, and you should expect improvement and less flaring with subsequent treatments.
3. Most patients clear with 3-4 treatments spaced 2 weeks apart. The number of treatments can range from 2-6 and you should continue your topicals to optimize and maintain your results.