Jump to content
Acne.org
Search In
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
Stephen*

How long to see the effects of accutane after taking it?

Recommended Posts

on weds i think my derm is going to give me accutane for my oily skin, so i was wondering how long it would be to see a decrease in my oil production?

also how long till dryness of skin/lips ect

thanx x

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest 41i5h4

I've been on it for 19 days now, and my skin is incrediably dry and flaking. It's been this way for at least 3 or 4 days. I normally have fairly oily skin.

Honestly though, it totally depends on your body make-up. Each person is different, but I'd say you'll definitely start noticing the dryness within the first 2 weeks.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Personalized Advice Quiz - All of Acne.org in just a few minutes

×