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OK. Please fill out hese questions truthfully. After I have a couple of people, i will tell you the results.

1. How old are you?

2. Are you male or female?

3. Describe your acne condition right now and the date.

4. Describe how your acne makes you feel.

5. Have you had any suicidal thoughts when you have acne?

6. Do you have dreams about acne?

7. Have you seen a dermatoligist?

8. What products/regimens have you used?

9. What was the most effective thing you used?

10. What is your current regimen, and how well is is working compared to other produvts?

Then you can add anything else that pertains to acne as 11. I ahve a log in the Personal Regimen Section, in the CSR part, titled gracehs path to clear skin. check it out! it is always near the top.

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1. 19

2. male

3. mild, mostly red marks. 11/5/06

4. Ugly

5. No

6. No

7. Yes, many times.

8. bp, retin a, antibiotics, finacea, natures cure, diet, cortisone injection, accutane.

9. Accutane.

10. use a gentle cleanser, moisturize and take accutane. It's working extremely well.

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1. How old are you?

19

2. Are you male or female?

male

3. Describe your acne condition right now and the date.

Gone just rolling acne scars

4. Describe how your acne makes you feel.

sad

5. Have you had any suicidal thoughts when you have acne?

yes when i was on accutane

6. Do you have dreams about acne?

no

7. Have you seen a dermatoligist?

yes

8. What products/regimens have you used?

oxy,stridex,monocycline,retina micro,acne free,st ives,aveeno,acne free, accutane,certain dri

9. What was the most effective thing you used?

certain dri and then accutane

10. What is your current regimen, and how well is is working compared to other produvts?

cleanse, apply certain dri day and night, apply aveeno calming lotion, IT is the best ive used

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1. How old are you?

16.

2. Are you male or female?

female.

3. Describe your acne condition right now and the date.

Fairly mild now. Few redmarks remaining. 11/05/06

4. Describe how your acne makes you feel.

It makes me feel ugly, undesirable, insecure...

5. Have you had any suicidal thoughts when you have acne?

Yes, but mostly in the past when it was much worse. I haven't in a long time

6. Do you have dreams about acne?

I have before, but not recently.

7. Have you seen a dermatoligist?

Yes, I see mine every six weeks.

8. What products/regimens have you used?

ProActiv, Clearasil, Stridex, Clean & Clear, Neutrogena, Retin A, Plexion Cleanser, Tazorac, Apricot Scrub, green tea, and antibiotics. (amoxicillin, minocycline, and tetracycline.)

9. What was the most effective thing you used?

The amoxicillan, which I am on right now. I have seen drastic improvement since I started using it.

10. What is your current regimen, and how well is is working compared to other produvts?

I wash with plexion cleanser in the morning, and take one pill of my amoxicillin (250mg). At night I use the RetinA and tazorac (both topicals), and then use neutrogena moisturizer for sensitive skin, and finally, I take another pill of amoxicillin. I have improved drastically over these past six or so months!! I am very happy with it right now.

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1. How old are you?

19

2. Are you male or female?

Female

3. Describe your acne condition right now and the date.

One active tiny whitehead, red marks(fading) 11/05

4. Describe how your acne makes you feel.

Like crap.

5. Have you had any suicidal thoughts when you have acne?

No.

6. Do you have dreams about acne?

No.

7. Have you seen a dermatoligist?

yepyep

8. What products/regimens have you used?

tetracycline, retin-a, erythromycin pads, proactiv, neutrogena, clearasil, aveeno, clean&clear, stridex, biore, olay, sea salt, tea tree oil, apple cider vinegar, clay masks, and probably more...latest regimen=hot water dip and aspirin mask

9. What was the most effective thing you used?

hot water/aspirin mask

10. What is your current regimen, and how well is is working compared to other producs?

Current is the hot water dip morning and evening. Aspirin mask in the morning after hot water. Works incredible. Best results I've see in years. The red marks I've had for over 2 years are just beginning to fade! I'm extremely happy with this!

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1. How old are you?

23

2. Are you male or female?

Female

3. Describe your acne condition right now and the date.

Very mild with only spots around my mouth area. 11/05.

4. Describe how your acne makes you feel.

It frustrates me.

5. Have you had any suicidal thoughts when you have acne?

No.

6. Do you have dreams about acne?

Not that I can remember.

7. Have you seen a dermatoligist?

Yes.

8. What products/regimens have you used?

CSR, prescription creams, minocycline, diet, proactiv, exfoliation, etc...

9. What was the most effective thing you used?

I'm currently using it. It's a sulfur wash for rosacea.

10. What is your current regimen, and how well is is working compared to other produvts?

I'm using a sulfur wash for the treatment of acne/rosacea. I only use it at night, and it's working well. I've been using it since April. It is the only thing that offers me true results.

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1. How old are you?

21

2. Are you male or female?

Female

3. Describe your acne condition right now and the date.

pretty mild on face. breaking out on my back/neck area though...grrr.

4. Describe how your acne makes you feel.

grrr...

5. Have you had any suicidal thoughts when you have acne?

no

6. Do you have dreams about acne?

no, i obsess though about it at times

7. Have you seen a dermatoligist?

first time on tuesday i am seeing one!!

8. What products/regimens have you used?

Tretinoin gel, benzaclin, mino, BC pill

9. What was the most effective thing you used?

the above worked fine, then i stared messing around with my regime

10. What is your current regimen, and how well is is working compared to other produvts?

current regime same (after going off mino for a few months i'm back on it), except no BC pills right now.

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1. 15

2. male

3. mild to severe mild

4. depressed bascilly but i ignore it alot

5. yes

6. i think so

7. no i want to though

8. benzaclin and diffirin

9. benzaclin but its effect wore off

10. I take a decently hot shower for 15 mins to clear out my pores in the mroning and before bed then apply diffirin to certain areas, and its working pretty well.

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1. 16

2. male

3. mild. right now its 11/7/06. ive had acne for 5 years

4. used to make me feel bad, but im over it. mostly b/c of this site

5. never

6. nope

7. nope, ive thought about it though

8. proactiv, csr, greencream, aha, acnezine, vitamins, excercise, healthy eating, prescription stuff

9. csr, greencream, aha, vitamins, excercise, healthy eating, prescription stuff

10. "dip" face in warm water for bout a min, then use a combination of w/e i feel like my face needs

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OK. Please fill out hese questions truthfully. After I have a couple of people, i will tell you the results.

1. How old are you?

Do I have to say? Alot older than anyone who has replied so far.

2. Are you male or female?

Female

3. Describe your acne condition right now and the date.

Clear.

4. Describe how your acne makes you feel.

Miserable, ugly, insecure etc etc

5. Have you had any suicidal thoughts when you have acne?

Not really

6. Do you have dreams about acne?

No

7. Have you seen a dermatoligist?

Only about 6 months ago, notwithstanding having first seen a GP about 12 years ago.

8. What products/regimens have you used?

oxytetracycline, erthromycin, minocin, dianette, zineryt, diet and holistic care, numerous OTCs including ones containing salicylic acid, glycolic acid, bp and finally accutane.

9. What was the most effective thing you used?

Accutane

10. What is your current regimen, and how well is is working compared to other produvts?

Took my last Accutane pill today. Worked brilliantly, at least so far.

Then you can add anything else that pertains to acne as 11. I ahve a log in the Personal Regimen Section, in the CSR part, titled gracehs path to clear skin. check it out! it is always near the top.

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1. How old are you? 19

2. Are you male or female? Female

3. Describe your acne condition right now and the date. Used to be: Severe... right now Mild with Scars/Red marks

4. Describe how your acne makes you feel. Horrible, not comfortable in my own skin, cautious, insecure.

5. Have you had any suicidal thoughts when you have acne? No.

6. Do you have dreams about acne? No.

7. Have you seen a dermatoligist? Yes.

8. What products/regimens have you used? Accutane x2, Microdermabrassion, Glycolic Peels, etc.

9. What was the most effective thing you used? Accutane

10. What is your current regimen, and how well is is working compared to other produvts? Cetaphil Moiturizer and cleanser not sure, haven't found the right one yet.

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1. How old are you? 17

2. Are you male or female? female

3. Describe your acne condition right now and the date. severe 11/20/06

4. Describe how your acne makes you feel. desparate, helpless, depressed, ugly

5. Have you had any suicidal thoughts when you have acne? not really

6. Do you have dreams about acne? yes

7. Have you seen a dermatoligist? yes

8. What products/regimens have you used? i've tried probably 60% of store bought products. i've tried duac, differin, minocyclin, benzamycin, proactiv solution, home remedies, about to try ortho tricyclen.

9. What was the most effective thing you used? benzamycin

10. What is your current regimen, and how well is is working compared to other produvts? for two days i use proactiv sulfur refining mask with st. ives clear pore cleanser in the morning, at night i use benzamycin, then for the next two days i use st. ives clay mask morning and benzamycin at night, and keep going with this pattern. this is working better than anything i've ever tried.

Then you can add anything else that pertains to acne as 11. I ahve a log in the Personal Regimen Section, in the CSR part, titled gracehs path to clear skin. check it out! it is always near the top.

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