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maplesyrupmama's Blog > Cycle 2 - 2Nd Update

Posted 24 June 2015

So...I started breaking out again about a week and half ago, so approximately 6 weeks after finishing the course of antibiotics.  Urgh! What gives?

I had a small cluster of cystic-type acne on the left side of my chin (always the left side!) and one under my left nostril.  The cluster is healing now (but still red and lumpy) and the one under m...

maplesyrupmama's Blog > Cycle 2

Posted 13 May 2015

So, it's been about 2 years since I last blogged here. Unfortunately, I am back again! Earlier this year (January/February) I started breaking out again with cystic acne. I really don't know what caused it, but I had recently switched from eating Special K every morning to oatmeal - hoping that oatmeal would help keep me fuller as I was trying to lose som...

maplesyrupmama's Blog > Week 8

Posted 28 May 2013

Just a quick update but there really is nothing to tell. Still no new spots in 3 weeks... carrying on with using UltraClear (have not been using BP), plus vitamin D3 supplement and (what I think is the main reason I am staying clear)...very little dairy. Also, I am loving the AHA lotion, it makes my skin feel so smooth!Despite no new spots, I am still wor...

maplesyrupmama's Blog > Week 7 (Day 42)

Posted 21 May 2013

From here on in, I am hoping to have very little to report as it's been 2 weeks since I've had a new spot and my skin appears to be getting clearer by the day.  I have to admit that I am still living in a little bit of fear that that could change any day now.... but for the moment, all is good. http://www.acne.org/...le_emoticons...

maplesyrupmama's Blog > Day 40

Posted 19 May 2013

12 days and no new spots - amazing!  The last two spots are no longer visible under makeup; they're almost completely flat, but there is still some redness and I've also got redness from the spot that started on what, Day 9? http://www.acne.org/...ult/saywhat.gif  No matter, I am fee...