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5-6 weeks in

So i haven't been blogging very often (apologies) as i've been busy and forgetful! I have now done 4 weeks starting on 30mg and my dose has now increased to 40mg and I've done that for around a week or just over i think (losing count)  My skin was getting better, people were commenting on the improvement, then when i upped my dose i got a small breakout on one of my cheeks which is about 5 whiteheads- they're not huge ones or anything but it's quite sore. Anywho, symptom wise= still nada (prett

Day 13

Hey everyone, i haven't posted for a while, just because there hasn't been a great deal to say. Things have improved since my last (depressing) post, mood wise, not skin wise! My skin is still pretty horrendous, but i am trying to just get on with and not have a breakdown over it. I had weird/ blurred vision for a couple of days but that seems to of subsided now. My lips haven't got dry or chapped yet (hurrah) but they do feel tight whenever my lip balm has worn off. I think because i had read s

Day 4

Today has been a shit day. My skin is getting worse and i don't believe this is even the dreaded 'initial breakout'. I think this is just becuase i have stopped using the differin gel and my other acne products because of starting the accutane. The thought of my skin getting worse for the next few weeks is starting to break me down. I've never felt so self conscious in my whole life, i now avoid eye contact with people as much as possible.  I really want to try to stay positive and motivated, bu

Day 3

Hey everyone, I have just started taking Accutane 3 days ago, and decided to start this blog in order to log my symptoms/ experiences throughout my course of treatment. So far the only side affects i have experienced are fatigue and an itchy face at times! Although these might just be psychological because i am anxious about the symptoms i could get taking this weird and wonderful drug- who knows ?! Feel free to leave comments/ questions on your experiences ! Will update soon with photos 
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