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End of Week 2

I made it to the end of Week 2 and I'm much happier with my skin.  Took some side profile pictures as well to get a better look at my cheek areas (one of these days I might work up the nerve to post my full face).  In this lighting you can definitely see some of the flakey skin that I've been dealing with but it's not nearly as bad as it had been.  No active lesions on my face, just lots of red spots from old acne. They seem to already be fading compared to last week. This past week is typ

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End of Week 1

Today marks the end of week 1 and so far, I'm fairly pleased with my progress.  This photo is from this morning, post-shower, after 7 consecutive nights of applying Differin. Amazing what a huge transformation I saw just between yesterday and today.  Yesterday, there was a lot more redness (my cheeks were very flushed) and the spots on my chin were very bright and bold. Today, I don't look quite as flushed and my spots are more brown-ish red and fading.  Two new active lesions on my left cheek

Giving Differin another go. Start of week 1.

Long time acne sufferer here. 36 y/o and my acne is mostly what I would describe as moderate/minor (my fiancé might say "horrific" but he has flawless skin and his idea of having a horrible breakout is when he gets a barely visible red spot every 3-4 months).  I periodically get cystic acne on my chin and some stubborn closed comedones on my cheeks, which is probably the worst of it, since both can last for WEEKS before coming to a head or flattening out. Either way, since I turned 30, they seem
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