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Week 3

Hi guys. I've been pretty busy these past 2 weeks but I'm now on day 18 of my accurate treatment so I'm in my 3rd week. I have just started taking 40mg, up from 20.  The past 2 weeks haven't been great. I experienced some breakouts on my cheeks, some of which lasted longer than others. As well, now I have a couple new ones coming in. This may be the IB hat everyone talks about. However I don't know if I would consider them as going away so quickly.  Aside from this, the only other side effec





Week 1

So, I have finally started my first week of accutane! I have had acne since high school (am now 22) and while it is not extreme, it is moderate and very persistent. I have tried everything recommended to me by my dermatologist from topical retinoids to antibiotics (I was on doxycycline for 5 months) and nothing seemed to clear it up totally. I would go weeks with relatively clear skin, but around the time of my period it would get really bad.  I am now on day 4 of my accutane treatment (20mg f




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