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#1 Acbsofierce


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Posted 26 March 2014 - 11:53 PM

So I started on Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo a couple of days ago. I have bad acne and I have since the 6th grade. Currently, I am a sophomore in high school. I have tried everything and saw no results at all. My acne is hormonal. My doctor then put me on birth control. The side effects have kicked in, where I do feel nauseous. Not fun at all! I just wanted to know is there really any improvement especially to face and body acne? How long does it take?


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Posted 29 March 2014 - 08:54 PM

3 months. It took me 5 months lol, but some people only take 2 months! I'm just unlucky. There might be an initial break out though

How I Stay Clear:
AMCetaphil DermaControl Oil Control Foam Wash, Cetaphil Moisturising Lotion, Cetaphil DermaControl Oil-Absorbing Lotion (SPF30)
PMCetaphil DermaControl Oil Control Foam Wash, Tactuo (Epiduo), MUAC 10% Mandelic Acid Serum
ExtrasDiane 35 (since July 2 2013), Borghese Fango Delicato Mud Mask (2x/week), 25% Mandelic Acid Peel (2x/week)

My personal log here: http://www.acne.org/...l-gel-log-pics/

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