It's been just over three weeks since I started using the tretinoin gel and taking minocycline. However, I've only been using clindamycin for about a week. I have to say I'm really seeing improvements! The dermatologist said that the oral and topical antibiotics would help prevent or at least decrease the purging stage by killing bacteria coming up out of my skin from the tretinoin treatment. I think it's doing a pretty good job. Now when I wash or feel my face it feels almost completely smooth!
Hi everyone! I just made a profile and decided to start a blog about my acne. I think it'll be a good way to reflect on what I'm going through and track my progress. I haven't decided yet if I'll put pictures up of my skin, maybe in a few weeks when (hopefully) I've improved a little bit. I'll start with a description of me and my skin, but I'll put it in the blog description as well for any newcomers once the blog has gotten longer. I'm 20 years old, female. I go to school at a small colle