Hello and thanks for stopping by! I've found these blogs so helpful in the past, I figured it was time to give back and do my own. I have tried all sorts of treatments to clear my (medium severity) acne. After reading lots of positive stories about the acne.org regimen I gave it a whirl, but alas to no avail. I've tried a bunch of topical treatments, antibiotics, dietary adjustment (no wheat, no dairy), the pill never helped. Nothing. So here I am, 26 and finally trying Accutane.
I have started on a very very low dosage (10mg / once a day). I actually asked my dermatologist to go higher, but she wanted me on a low dosage for 6 weeks before upping it. First day, nothing major, the only thing I noticed was being really thirsty/ feeling dehydrated. I think I ended up drinking like 4-5 litres of water and still not feeling satisfied. I made an effort to take Accutane with a reasonably fatty meal (a butter croissant) but going forward I'll try avocado on toast / somethi