Coming to the end of week 6 now.
Started using Cetaphil gentle wash and Cetaphil daily facial moisturizer with SPF 15. Got my 6 week check up with my derm on Tuesday, do not think ill get a dosage increase due to me being on 60mg a day and weighing 70kg. Started to get a rash on my top part of my hands but nothing a little aqueous cream can't sort out.
Still getting spots every other day, the initial breakout "seems" to be calming down (touch wood). I've grown abit of a beard to try and
The dry lips are coming on strong now, i'm using Vaseline and aquaphor lip treatment which works very well, i still have to apply it a lot throughout the day. My oily skin has basically vanished, i am now just using Cetaphil gentle cleanser once on the night and it seems to be doing the job. Still getting the odd new spot here and there but they seem to go away ALOT quicker than before.
Some parts of my face are starting to flake so i have ordered the Aquaphor soothing skin
Well 1 week in now, i have had major breakouts but don't know whether it is because i have switched from using a salicylic acid exfoliating wash and a sulfur soap bar to just a gentle face wash twice a day. I'm still putting my Epi-duo (2.5% BP) on my spots during the night to try and get rid of them.
At the end of week 1 i can really start to feel my lips beginning to dry out which i didn't expect to start so early but I've stocked up on lip care such as tubs of Vaseline, keeping
I've decided to make a blog through my second course of accutane journey. The main reasons for this blog is that if anyone has any advice for me and another reason is to just share my experience because i find it better to get it out of my system.
I took my first course in 2011 and my skin was good for about a year then got progressively worse and i tried EVERYTHING humanly possible from scrubs, masks, sea salt, oral antibiotics (Trimethoprim etc), sunbeds, the awful proac