Location: Brea, CA
Member since 2/8/2012


  • 18 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Accutane - FINALLY Working ;-)

I had pretty mild acne thru high school. It's when I started college that my skin erupted. I tried all the topicals you can think of...Every RX and OTC including milk of magnesia. Prior to taking the accutane plunge, I tried 6 mo of doxycycline. It worked really well initially but stopped working. I stopped taking them and the acne came back furious...face, back, chest. Derm recommended... READ MORE

Waste of Money - Orange County, CA

I am a 45 year old woman, 5"8 and 124lbs. I stay very fit by running and lifting weights. I am a very slender person but as most women, I have pocket areas that have disproportionately more fat then the rest of me...my inner, outer thighs and above my knees. Basically, I was told I was the PERFECT candidate. Fit, and at my ideal weight After 6 painful sessions, I did not lose not even one... READ MORE

Questions from danica45

Accutane Slow to Work After Four Months at 80mg. Need Advice.

Daughter 124lbs. Dose 40mg, 60mg, 60mg, 80mg, start of 5th mo 80mg. Progress VERY slow. Initial brkout worse then any prior to accutane. She still has painful acne. Derm... READ MORE

Recent comments from danica45

Wow! She did a beautiful job! You must feel so liberated. Happy baby making! READ COMMENT

Hi there! So excited for you! I have a good friend who reduced years ago and she said it was by far the best thing she ever did for herself... Liberated from the chain of being strapped in for every activity. Clothes fit so nice and no... READ COMMENT

You are... Haha. My grammar.. READ COMMENT

I don't know what happen, but my comment got truncated... One daughter was 16 and is now 23, and the other was 22 and is now almost 26... No regrets:) I'm glad your taking probiotics and drink a lot of water. If you have any questions,... READ COMMENT

Hi there~ one daughter took it at 16 and the other 22. Both are doing really well READ COMMENT