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Someclearday

Member Since 25 Sep 2007
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#3408559 Roaccutane Rash? Pics.

Posted by Someclearday on 17 January 2014 - 05:50 PM

Yeah I got that on Accutane too. I put Vanicream lotion and a little hydrocortisone on the am and pm


#3384435 Engagement & Wedding Woes With Acne

Posted by Someclearday on 23 September 2013 - 03:18 PM

Yay!! I was waiting for your update! Congrats :)


#3383700 Engagement & Wedding Woes With Acne

Posted by Someclearday on 19 September 2013 - 05:03 PM

Yay keep us updated!


#3383459 Engagement & Wedding Woes With Acne

Posted by Someclearday on 18 September 2013 - 04:00 PM

Yay congrats! It's a very exciting time!

My wedding was a couple weeks before I started Accutane. On my wedding day my skin was awful. Didn't care about the cake,flowers, but it was like where the hell is the make up person! Lol
Honestly once my make up was on all the craziness distracted me from my skin. After the good lighting and the editing of the photos I couldn't see a single spot. I remember that I was breaking out that day sure, but it was such a small detail in the whole event. After its all said and done sure, I wish my skin was the last thing on my mind that day but the end result really was all the same. You'll be surrounded by the people that love you and when you look back, that's what you'll remember the most:)


#3340084 How ya feelin' about your acne today?

Posted by Someclearday on 11 April 2013 - 04:17 PM

Yeah, that would not surprise me! I think many people don't realize just how bad for you it really is. It messes up your adrenals so much, and the thing is, they don't just instantly return to normal if you stop drinking it for a few days. Now that I've been mostly free of it for months I am starting to see a major difference in my adrenals. I used to always get these weird surges of adrenaline and I think always having caffeine in my system had something to do with it. They were almost like mini panic attacks, but they would come on because of random things, not emotional upset. For example, someone would come to my door to deliver something and I would literally get this massive surge of adrenaline as if I had just run for my life, heart pounding, sweating, shaking, can barely stand...and this wasn't a social phobia type of thing, it was the fact that the knock on the door would startle me SO bad that it would trigger this crazy response... any sort of loud noise or startling thing would do it... except the adrenaline would last for like a half hour after I was startled (where as most normal people would probably go back to normal quickly afterward)
I don't know... I always thought I was just a more high-strung person with a tendency toward panic and anxiety, but now that caffeine has been out of my system for months I notice I'm not getting these adrenaline surges as much anymore. I think caffeine really messes up your "fight or flight" response.




Omg that is so crazy you described what happens to me to a T. I haven't been able to kick my habit fully but I've cut back a lot and it makes such a difference with my stress and "panic attacks." I thought maybe I had some panic disorder but I've come to think it may just be my caffeine intake. Especially about it lasting for hours. Once it's set off by driving or some little glitch in my day get ready!


#3302423 Here Come The Dreaded Holidays..

Posted by Someclearday on 14 November 2012 - 09:34 AM

Thank you for the reply! You are so right. I think the worst part is just thinking about it the days before but once you get there it's always fine and I end up having a good time. I'll def try that!


#3294265 Acne.org Shout Out!

Posted by Someclearday on 12 October 2012 - 12:37 PM

Saw something in Allure magazine that the acne.org brand bp was on some list of favorite products:)