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Day 11.

I haven't updated this in a few days, but I felt I needed to vent about what's going on here. I upped the dosage to 2 30mg pills a day on friday as instructed by my dermatologist. Well, the whole oily face thing is a thing of the past. Now, I am "craving" oil lol... My face is dry dry dry dry dry. Have I said dry enough? Also, when I use a moisturizer that controls oil and has spf 15 in it (Cetaphil brand) it BURNS. I'm talking like acid burning. But it goes away, and my face looks normal f

Nate16

Nate16

11/20/12

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11/21/12

 

Day 5+6

On day 5 the only thing I experienced was the sensation of my heart beating in my face. It was really weird. o.O Today is day 6, and I am still experiencing the heart beating sensation, and my face got really oily by the end of the day. I don't know if this is accutane beginning to purge oil out of my skin? I hope this isn't the warning of an initial breakout coming on. My arms were really dry today, along with my lips and eyes. I can still wear contacts though! I am really surprised at the

Nate16

Nate16

11/13/12

 

Day 4.

Well it's day 4 and here is what I am experiencing: -Four of the pimples on my right temple have flattened out and are dry. They look ALOT better. -My lips are dry. Nothing excessive, and regular chapstick is taking care of it right now. -My face feels tight. -I have had a mild headache all day. (probably sinus/ allergy related) I am also kind of scared to take motrin or anything for it. -When I put my contacts in my eyes burnt really bad and got red. They have felt dr

Nate16

Nate16

11/12/12

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11/12/12

 

Start Of Accutane (On Day 3)

Hello everyone! 3 days ago I got my prescription for Clarivis filled. I am currently on Day 3 taking one 30mg pill a day just for a week so my body can get used to it, which is what my dermatologist told me to do. First, let me tell you my acne struggle. Ever since 5th grade I have gotten black heads. It wasn't until about 7th grade when the real acne started. I got the occasional breakout every now and then. So I started using a product I bought at Walgreens called "Acne-Free" It really

Nate16

Nate16

11/11/12

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