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Member Since 21 May 2006
Offline Last Active Jun 19 2013 09:44 AM

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In Topic: My Epiduo experience

16 January 2012 - 06:44 PM

call me crazy but i wash my face with head & shoulders and then apply epiduo and i still dont get any burns or irritation like everyone here talks about. there was an initial breakout but its minimal considering head & shoulders dries your face quite a bit so the acne you do get is very small and dried up. my advice to people starting out would be to wash with h&s shampoo, then apply a PEA size of epiduo before bed. i stress PEA because you only need a smidgen of this stuff for it to work. also try to spread it as thinly as possible and do not use any moisturizer unless your skin starts to crack from h&s. like bp, your skin should get used to it though.

In Topic: Second hand smoking and acne. What do you think?

25 February 2011 - 01:50 AM

no. second hand smoke is even a debatable issue whether it causes increased risk of lung cancer.

In Topic: B-Complex Vitamins will break you out....

14 January 2011 - 01:23 PM

niacin is a b-vitamin and it has cured some peoples acne. didn't cure mine, but i did see improvements and I'd suggest it as a possible treatment. for some it has worked better than accutane.

In Topic: Has anyone tried this yet?.

29 November 2010 - 12:09 AM

this is confusing to read. aren't all creams oil based? so what makes this special again?

In Topic: 5 months - breaking out

07 November 2010 - 10:18 PM

No good explanation really. Accutane is a really weird drug, it's up and down. It might be your body responding to accutane fighting your hormone fluctuations.