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#21 Wynne

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Posted 02 August 2007 - 07:25 PM

QUOTE(stardancer @ Aug 2 2007, 09:21 PM) View Post
Vaseline...Well what can I say, I was young and dumb.

Man, I love vaseline. It is wonderful. It doesn't break me out, either. I'm sorry it didn't work for you.

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Posted 02 August 2007 - 09:23 PM

For me it was purchase Proactiva Murad Acne Complex. neutral.gif Biggest mistake. EVER!

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 12:08 AM

stuck an enema up my ass, as part chris gibsons acne free 3 day apple fast.

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 02:00 AM

digging into a cyst with tac (multiple times) and making a sweet 2cm scab lucky no scar. scrubbing vigorously with a wash cloth in the shower while it was scorching my face eusa_snooty.gif and being a picker.. I'm clearing up now though. smile.gif with no scars *whew*

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 02:39 AM

swiss army knife :[

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 02:46 AM

Washing with an antibacterial wash, a salycilic acid wash, using a toner with alcohol in it and then not moisturising eusa_wall.gif

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 08:40 AM

accutane it works!!!

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 08:44 AM

well, my nan told me that blueberries were good for the skin!

So i stupidly crushed a crapload of blueberries and put it all over my face, like a face mask!
Turns out i was supposed to eat the berries, not smush them all over my face

Suffice to say, i was left with a bit of a blue face for a while

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 08:56 AM

No selling my soul to the devil here, but I did try transcendental meditation while my face was covered in ice. yinyang.gif (I don't understand it either)

I also took nail clippers once.... dry.gif

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 09:39 AM

Listening to the stupid people behind the Clinique counter and buying the 3 step regime - drying soap, alcohol toner, ok moisturizer - £44!

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 10:24 AM

QUOTE(好ž† @ Aug 3 2007, 01:00 AM) View Post
digging into a cyst with tac (multiple times) and making a sweet 2cm scab lucky no scar. scrubbing vigorously with a wash cloth in the shower while it was scorching my face eusa_snooty.gif and being a picker.. I'm clearing up now though. smile.gif with no scars *whew*


I've done that before too. Surprisingly it only one left a teeny pock mark.

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 11:16 AM

had levulan treatments even though success rates were minimal.. levulan saved my skin and sanity.. smile.gif

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 11:58 AM

Not getting treatment as soon as I started getting my first pimples. Unfortunately I was too damn young to understand. woot scars!

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 12:08 PM

Amateurs ! You're all good for nothin' wink.gif

I got a towel, soaked it ALL with Salycilic Acid 5% and left it on my face ALL NIGHT.
The results in the morning ... well ... where to begin with ? Perhaps with the question where the fuck is my face ? I got SO burned, it was like washing your face with boiling water.
The Acid made some kind of canals through my skin. It was bleeding all the time and was red as hell. To sum up - there was almost no skin left, especially on my forehead.
It took me 2 months to heal. Praise be deflagmol.

Yes, I have scars now, pretty big ones at that.

Yes, I am stupid.



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Posted 03 August 2007 - 12:12 PM

QUOTE(phaser @ Aug 3 2007, 11:08 AM) View Post
Amateurs ! You're all good for nothin' wink.gif

I got a towel, soaked it ALL with Salycilic Acid 5% and left it on my face ALL NIGHT.
The results in the morning ... well ... where to begin with ? Perhaps with the question where the fuck is my face ? I got SO burned, it was like washing your face with boiling water.
The Acid made some kind of canals through my skin. It was bleeding all the time and was red as hell. To sum up - there was almost no skin left, especially on my forehead.
It took me 2 months to heal. Praise be deflagmol.

Yes, I have scars now, pretty big ones at that.

Yes, I am stupid.


i am an amateur.. you my friend are one crazy person... eusa_clap.gif

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 01:29 PM

QUOTE(phaser @ Aug 3 2007, 12:08 PM) View Post
where to begin with ? Perhaps with the question where the fuck is my face ?


ha ha! It shouldn't be funny, but that had me laughing!

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 01:38 PM

QUOTE(phaser @ Aug 3 2007, 12:08 PM) View Post
Amateurs ! You're all good for nothin' wink.gif

I got a towel, soaked it ALL with Salycilic Acid 5% and left it on my face ALL NIGHT.
The results in the morning ... well ... where to begin with ? Perhaps with the question where the fuck is my face ? I got SO burned, it was like washing your face with boiling water.
The Acid made some kind of canals through my skin. It was bleeding all the time and was red as hell. To sum up - there was almost no skin left, especially on my forehead.
It took me 2 months to heal. Praise be deflagmol.

Yes, I have scars now, pretty big ones at that.

Yes, I am stupid.


Wow, not much leaves me speechless. YOu are the master of, well, of something.

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 05:09 PM

QUOTE(phaser @ Aug 3 2007, 07:08 PM) View Post
Amateurs ! You're all good for nothin' wink.gif

I got a towel, soaked it ALL with Salycilic Acid 5% and left it on my face ALL NIGHT.
The results in the morning ... well ... where to begin with ? Perhaps with the question where the fuck is my face ? I got SO burned, it was like washing your face with boiling water.
The Acid made some kind of canals through my skin. It was bleeding all the time and was red as hell. To sum up - there was almost no skin left, especially on my forehead.
It took me 2 months to heal. Praise be deflagmol.

Yes, I have scars now, pretty big ones at that.

Yes, I am stupid.


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thank fuck i am an amateur. that sounds so painful, isit almost recovered now??

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 06:01 PM

QUOTE(phaser @ Aug 3 2007, 07:08 PM) View Post
Amateurs ! You're all good for nothin' wink.gif

I got a towel, soaked it ALL with Salycilic Acid 5% and left it on my face ALL NIGHT.
The results in the morning ... well ... where to begin with ? Perhaps with the question where the fuck is my face ? I got SO burned, it was like washing your face with boiling water.
The Acid made some kind of canals through my skin. It was bleeding all the time and was red as hell. To sum up - there was almost no skin left, especially on my forehead.
It took me 2 months to heal. Praise be deflagmol.

Yes, I have scars now, pretty big ones at that.

Yes, I am stupid.


phaser, you are now my new personal hero. A++

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 07:00 PM

You know the urban legends about how duct tape or rubbing with a potato make warts go away? Well, I figured they must work for acne too. They didn't.