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How did it take for Accutane to dry out your hair?

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I've been on Amnesteem for 11 days now. My dermatologist told me that it would probably dry my hair out and the one thing that I was looking forward to was not having to wash my hair everyday. :dance: So I was just wondering from some of your personal experiences how long until you started noticing a difference with your hair and how oily it was?

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3rd week. I used to have to wash my hair everyday....now I wash my hair 2 or 3 times a week!! At first it was kind of weird, but then I realized it was going to save me a lot of time in the morning :)

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I don't know. I never had greasy hair to begin with. I have naturally dry hair.

I was very worried about my hair getting even drier because it would make it look really ugly. I've been on accutane for 2 months now but my hair is still nice because I take extremely good care of it. I wash it every 3 days or so and before I wash I put on coconut and jojoba oil for a couple of hours and I wash with a very mild shampoo (only on the scalp) and loads of conditioners and a mask almost every time I wash.

this works really well and I do think it's important to condition your hair well on accutane.

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