I just had my copper IUD removed after 7 months and I want to document how my skin is from now on. I don't know if the IUD was contributing to my acne or not. So let's see what happens.... UPDATE: 4 months after the IUD was removed my skin is finally pretty much back to normal. It was a tough few months though, which is why I stopped taking pics--too depressing. So from my experience if you have an IUD (even a copper one that doesn't have acne listed as a possible side effect) and your skin starts breaking out, get it removed.
Going to have some serious scars on this side.
This side is healing very very slowly.
Hmmm. Not particularly encouraging so far. No new spots...
Lots of scabs and red marks and a few new pimples.
The day I had the coil removed.
This was taken a couple of weeks after I had a copper IUD inserted.
This is the day after my IUD was removed. I am very reluctant...
Wow. Pretty awful today. New cyst below the corner of my mout...
The day I had the coil removed. My skin has become progressively wo...