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Just Taken My Last Yasmin Pill...

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#1 hayleyx90


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Posted 30 November 2012 - 10:56 AM

So I've just taken my last pill the pack and I'm absolutely terrified that my acne will return. I've been on the pill for 8 months. I'm trying to stay positive and praying that it won't return. I started the regimen about two weeks ago so hoping that will keep any acne I do get under control. I really do not want to go on the pill again. For those who have come off yasmin how is your skin doing now?

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Posted 03 December 2012 - 05:32 PM

I've come off of yasmin twice before, and both times, after about three months my skin seemed to go into this rebellion stage where my acne was worse than ever before the pill. I believe this may be because the androgen receptors in my skin became ultra sensitive after stopping yasmin. RIght now I'm still dealing with the worsened acne after stopping yasmin. I have clogged pores in spots where I never even had them before such as my forehead. I'm not trying to scare you, just share my experience. I have read that for some people it was helpful to taper off of yasmin, and now I really wish I had done that.

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