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TwiliMidna6

Been on accutane for some time now and still breaking out!

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I'm on day 93 and a few weeks ago my skin was looking really good and I had hoped it would stay that way, but I'm still breaking out! It has stopped me from going to the beach, calling friends, and enjoying my summer!

Is it normal to still be breaking out at this point? Should I call my derm?

Also, I have pictures in my gallery if you want to check them out. I'm going to add new ones next monday

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My face was a lot like yours when I was in day 90. I remember having very bad breakouts and thinking to myself..... my skin will never..... ever.... get clear. By the end of my 4th month the Tane started kicking in and I was only getting the occasional pimple. I stayed on 5 months (although I think 1 more month would have helped) and I was about 90% clearer. Even now I get the occasional zit but nothing like before. Just grin and bare it for now. It will start to get better. I see you don't scar easy either. Just some fading red marks. Always a plus! I'm confident you'll be clear when your course is done.

Have you used ProActiv's sulfur mask for healing? I don't like most of their products (I actually use Dan's regimen) but I do use this one. Is your cleanser pH balanced?

I see you like the beach.... Were you recently exposed to a lot of sunlight? My derm told me that is a big no. I went down to Florida and was there a week. When I flew back up to Georgia I was breaking out everywhere bad.... My derm gave me Percacel and that calmed it down a lot. You should ask your derm about it.

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