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makeup while on accutane

Hey everyone,

I'm currently on accutane and my skin has never been so shine-free the entire day :D . That's the good part.

Now the bad part -- the flaking!!! I use moisturiser before applying foundation and concealer and things would look good for a few hours, but as the day goes my skin would start flaking and there'll be patches of flakey skin :( . Looks awful, especially on the areas where i've applied concealer.

Any tips?

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I've found that mineral makeup is the only thing that seems to works for me. It doesn't make my skin flaky. I actually did'nt know how bad the flaky-ness was till I uses a liquid and a cream makeup using a sponge.

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Imogen. When you wash your face before applying on makeup, use a loofa and some mositerizing body wash or cleanser on your face and scrub the dry skin until it's gone. you can also try other than a loofa a face exfoliating pad that usually costs a dollar and scrub with a moisturizing cleanser. This should do the trick :)

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