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Applying Acv On Skin

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I have been applying ACV diluted 1:1 on my skin before bed for about 2 months now. I started 1 ACV:2 Water but it did not seem to have any effect so I ramped it up.

During the first month of ACV 1:1, I saw improvements in my skin; skin was glowing, pimples shrunk overnight etc. However, after that first month, I started breaking out in places that I never broke out before. I occasionally have pimples on my cheeks, cheekbone area as well as my jawline. However, my forehead is now breaking out in huge pimples which I have never encountered before. My usually smaller sized breakouts on my cheeks are now big!

I have no idea if this is supposed to happen, i.e. gunk being cleansed from my pores as I have terribly oily skin. While the pimples still do shrink, the outbreaks that are happening at the same time I fear will cause my face to never clear as I have many post acne marks(no scars thankfully).

Anyone with similar experiences? Should I stop applying ACV?

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Similar thing happened to me. ACV at first worked pretty well, then 2 months in it stopped working and actually made me broke out more. I stopped using it immediately. Now I'm convinced it was just placebo effects.

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I thought I could finally find a cure. Looks like I should stop ACV too.. only making my skin irritated.

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ACV worked for me though it did not cure my acne, I am was using 1/3 ACV, 1/3 Witch Hazel Extract, 1/3 Filtered Water. I am not going back to using SA which did not nothing for me except made my skin sun sensitive.

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Acv I think is breaking me out on my forehead too! Should I continue using it? Its only been about a month. It is helping my scars fade though. Do I really need a toner?

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You should use only very little ACV and dilute it with brewed green tea. It's purpose is to restore normal ph after washing.

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You should use only very little ACV and dilute it with brewed green tea. It's purpose is to restore normal ph after washing.

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