Member since 4/9/2014


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Reviews & Stories

28 Years Old First Time on Accutane - Dubai, AE

Hi. My name is Sam. I'm 28 years old. I had acne since I was 16 years old and tried all the OTC Acne remedies ( Panoxyl, Benzac, Differine, Acsonix, Nanocleanse, Acnepril and Antibiotics) but nothing seemed to work and clear my Acne. My was just occasional but it got worst when I moved to UAE for work. I was thinking maybe it was because of the hot weather or the food?! So I continued using... READ MORE

Questions from Acne07

Can I wear make up while on Accutane?

I wear oil-free moisturizer spf 20 everyday. But I need to cover my face with make up because I don't want people to criticize me for my acne. At least with make up on, I can... READ MORE

Can I use facial wash that contains benzoyl peroxide, tea tree oil and sulfur?

Before starting Accutance, I used this facial wash called Nanocleanse which contains benzoyl peroxide, tea tree oil and sulfur. I would like to know if I can still continue... READ MORE

Can I use the sauna and steam bath in the gym while on Accutane?

I want to use the sauna and steam bath facility in my gym, however, I'm a little skeptic about it. Can I use it or not? READ MORE

Can I go to the beach while on Accutane? How much of an SPF should I use?

Me and my friends booked a holiday to Maldives. I would like to know if it is safe for my skin to go there while on Accutane. And how much SPF should I use? I'm currently using... READ MORE

Recent comments from Acne07

Hi Eva, I've been avoiding dairy products for a month now and I can I say there's a improvement on my acne of course it is also with Accutane. I'll update my recent picture later :) READ COMMENT

Hi Eva, Yes I did have a food journal. I thought it was the chicken meat that triggered my acne when i arrived here in UAE so I stopped eating it. But still my face is full of acne. READ COMMENT