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Day 109- Praying My Skin Heals Fast!

hope2013

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It's Day 109...only a few days away from the 4 month mark of being on RetinA and OrthoTriCyclen (I stopped taking Spironolactone a few weeks ago, but may get back on it after talking with my dermatologist this week).

I have a red mark on my left chin, a couple of red marks on my right cheek that are healing slowly, and a red mark on my right chin.

I'm trying to help my skin heal as much as I can by cleansing it, moisturizing it, and applying antibiotic cream to protect it.

I really, really hope there's significant healing from today to tomorrow. Please. Please heal, skin!

The rest of my face really feels like it's gotten rid of a ton of clogged pores, which is encouraging. I'm hoping the start of month 5 on Wednesday will be a great step forward to clearer skin!



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I'm so happy for you! You have to get in the habit of leaving your skin alone when on a retinoid. The acne and marks will resolve on their own.

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Thank you! These marks have really had me down the past week. I've pretty much been hiding out for the past like 4 days :(

I need to remember to be a lot more gentle with my skin

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