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12Th Week With Bp / 2Nd Week With Dan's Regimen

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So i've been using BP for 12 weeks already. and it's my 2nd week of Dan's Regimen and i noticed a big big difference. Omg the products are holy grail. Thank you Dan!!!!!!! I only get like tiny tiny pimples now that are not even obvious unless you look at them closely. I just hope i am on my way to a clear skin. Can't wait to stop breaking out for good. Anyone here experiencing some super tiny pimples? Am i on way to clearing up?

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Isn't getting clear the best feeling ever? I'm so happy for you.

Don't worry about the tiny pimples, you will probably experience that every once in a while because us girls just have hormones all over the place. Just let the regimen do its job. You're on your way.


Morning Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: CeraVe Moisturizing Lotion + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil

Evening Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: Cetaphil Moilturizing Lotion/Cream + Acne.org AHA + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil

Extras:
- Concealer: MAC Studio Finish Concealer in C25

NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer
- Pressed Powder: MAC Select Sheer in NC20

The Balm Sexy Mama Translucent Power

Smashbox Photoset Pressed Power in Light
- Foundation: Revlon Colorstay for Oily/Combination Skin in Buff

Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fuide in Cashew

- Tinted Moisturizer: Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer in Nude
- Scrub: St. Ives Apricot Scrub Blemish and Blackhead Control (twice a week in the AM)

- Eyecream: Clinique All About Eyes
- Medication: Diane 35
Meftormin 500mg (for PCOS)
- Supplements: Vitamin D3 (1000UI/day) --- Started 5/16/2013
Zinc (50mg/day) --- Started 5/16/2013

And this is all done as gently as possible. smile.png

This is my Regimen journey. ---

Ordering Acne.org Products from the Philippines. ---

This is my two year update on The Regimen and the products I have used ---


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Isn't getting clear the best feeling ever? I'm so happy for you.

Don't worry about the tiny pimples, you will probably experience that every once in a while because us girls just have hormones all over the place. Just let the regimen do its job. You're on your way.

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Isn't getting clear the best feeling ever? I'm so happy for you.

Don't worry about the tiny pimples, you will probably experience that every once in a while because us girls just have hormones all over the place. Just let the regimen do its job. You're on your way.

YES YES BEST FEELING IN THE WORLD smile.png But the hyperpigmentation on my cheeks are obviouuuussss. Will these fade naturally?


Morning Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: CeraVe Moisturizing Lotion + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil

Evening Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: Cetaphil Moilturizing Lotion/Cream + Acne.org AHA + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil

Extras:
- Concealer: MAC Studio Finish Concealer in C25

NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer
- Pressed Powder: MAC Select Sheer in NC20

The Balm Sexy Mama Translucent Power

Smashbox Photoset Pressed Power in Light
- Foundation: Revlon Colorstay for Oily/Combination Skin in Buff

Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fuide in Cashew

- Tinted Moisturizer: Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer in Nude
- Scrub: St. Ives Apricot Scrub Blemish and Blackhead Control (twice a week in the AM)

- Eyecream: Clinique All About Eyes
- Medication: Diane 35
Meftormin 500mg (for PCOS)
- Supplements: Vitamin D3 (1000UI/day) --- Started 5/16/2013
Zinc (50mg/day) --- Started 5/16/2013

And this is all done as gently as possible. smile.png

This is my Regimen journey. ---

Ordering Acne.org Products from the Philippines. ---

This is my two year update on The Regimen and the products I have used ---


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Isn't getting clear the best feeling ever? I'm so happy for you.

Don't worry about the tiny pimples, you will probably experience that every once in a while because us girls just have hormones all over the place. Just let the regimen do its job. You're on your way.

YES YES BEST FEELING IN THE WORLD smile.png But the hyperpigmentation on my cheeks are obviouuuussss. Will these fade naturally?

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Isn't getting clear the best feeling ever? I'm so happy for you.

Don't worry about the tiny pimples, you will probably experience that every once in a while because us girls just have hormones all over the place. Just let the regimen do its job. You're on your way.

YES YES BEST FEELING IN THE WORLD smile.png But the hyperpigmentation on my cheeks are obviouuuussss. Will these fade naturally?

Those red marks my acne left behind were pretty bad for me too. Eventually they will fade and because you aren't breaking out, you won't get new ones but I did use AHA to help me fade those marks faster. Dan's AHA is really great. Maybe once you are further into the regimen, you can give that a go. It's awesome.


Morning Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: CeraVe Moisturizing Lotion + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil

Evening Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: Cetaphil Moilturizing Lotion/Cream + Acne.org AHA + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil

Extras:
- Concealer: MAC Studio Finish Concealer in C25

NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer
- Pressed Powder: MAC Select Sheer in NC20

The Balm Sexy Mama Translucent Power

Smashbox Photoset Pressed Power in Light
- Foundation: Revlon Colorstay for Oily/Combination Skin in Buff

Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fuide in Cashew

- Tinted Moisturizer: Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer in Nude
- Scrub: St. Ives Apricot Scrub Blemish and Blackhead Control (twice a week in the AM)

- Eyecream: Clinique All About Eyes
- Medication: Diane 35
Meftormin 500mg (for PCOS)
- Supplements: Vitamin D3 (1000UI/day) --- Started 5/16/2013
Zinc (50mg/day) --- Started 5/16/2013

And this is all done as gently as possible. smile.png

This is my Regimen journey. ---

Ordering Acne.org Products from the Philippines. ---

This is my two year update on The Regimen and the products I have used ---


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Isn't getting clear the best feeling ever? I'm so happy for you.

Don't worry about the tiny pimples, you will probably experience that every once in a while because us girls just have hormones all over the place. Just let the regimen do its job. You're on your way.

YES YES BEST FEELING IN THE WORLD smile.png But the hyperpigmentation on my cheeks are obviouuuussss. Will these fade naturally?

Those red marks my acne left behind were pretty bad for me too. Eventually they will fade and because you aren't breaking out, you won't get new ones but I did use AHA to help me fade those marks faster. Dan's AHA is really great. Maybe once you are further into the regimen, you can give that a go. It's awesome.

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Isn't getting clear the best feeling ever? I'm so happy for you.

Don't worry about the tiny pimples, you will probably experience that every once in a while because us girls just have hormones all over the place. Just let the regimen do its job. You're on your way.

YES YES BEST FEELING IN THE WORLD smile.png But the hyperpigmentation on my cheeks are obviouuuussss. Will these fade naturally?

Those red marks my acne left behind were pretty bad for me too. Eventually they will fade and because you aren't breaking out, you won't get new ones but I did use AHA to help me fade those marks faster. Dan's AHA is really great. Maybe once you are further into the regimen, you can give that a go. It's awesome.

When did you start using AHA? And did you apply it alon with Dan's Regimen? I wanna post the photos that i took here to show you how it look like i have no clue how

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Isn't getting clear the best feeling ever? I'm so happy for you.

Don't worry about the tiny pimples, you will probably experience that every once in a while because us girls just have hormones all over the place. Just let the regimen do its job. You're on your way.

YES YES BEST FEELING IN THE WORLD smile.png But the hyperpigmentation on my cheeks are obviouuuussss. Will these fade naturally?

Morning Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: CeraVe Moisturizing Lotion + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil

Evening Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: Cetaphil Moilturizing Lotion/Cream + Acne.org AHA + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil

Extras:
- Concealer: MAC Studio Finish Concealer in C25

NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer
- Pressed Powder: MAC Select Sheer in NC20

The Balm Sexy Mama Translucent Power

Smashbox Photoset Pressed Power in Light
- Foundation: Revlon Colorstay for Oily/Combination Skin in Buff

Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fuide in Cashew

- Tinted Moisturizer: Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer in Nude
- Scrub: St. Ives Apricot Scrub Blemish and Blackhead Control (twice a week in the AM)

- Eyecream: Clinique All About Eyes
- Medication: Diane 35
Meftormin 500mg (for PCOS)
- Supplements: Vitamin D3 (1000UI/day) --- Started 5/16/2013
Zinc (50mg/day) --- Started 5/16/2013

And this is all done as gently as possible. smile.png

This is my Regimen journey. ---

Ordering Acne.org Products from the Philippines. ---

This is my two year update on The Regimen and the products I have used ---


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Congratulations on your progress. :D


After remaining clear for around 1.5 years following DKR (The Regimen), in March 2013 I decided to change to Epiduo. I use a pea size amount of epiduo each night, followed by a layer of topical antibiotic (Eryacne). I also apply Eryacne every morning and moisturise twice a day. After switching to Epiduo from the regimen I found that it took a good 3 months to get back to being perfectly clear again and now I might get one small pimple appear per month. I can live with that

I started following Dan's Regimen in September 2011 after suffering with acne for 20 years or so. I followed the Regimen instructions exactly and became 100% clear within 9-11 weeks. In December 2011 and after being consistently clear for over a month, I started to slowly reduce the amount of BP I used until I was only applying BP at night. My skin still remained clear however I sometimes switched to applying BP twice a day for a few days (perhaps once a month) if I felt a few under skin bumps starting to come up. I used acne.org products (including AHA and jojoba oil) and sometimes cetaphil moisturiser at night if I felt my skin was especially dry. In the gallery I show my week by week progress following the regimen.


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