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How long after antibiotics is your body "weak" to acne for?

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Any clue how long the "weakness" to acne in your body lasts after antibiotics, and when it returns to normal/pre medication? On it for around 5 months.

And if it REALLY matters or not if you slowly come off them vs. cold turkey.

I'm guessing at least someone must have heard from their dermatologist.

I quit Minocycline cold turkey few weeks back, red spots on my face started clustering, and I could feel a few painful pimples coming up under my skin, so I went back on it a few days ago and I think it's starting to get a little better.... BUT I WANT OFF!

Then I want my body to return to normal health so I may the natural washing face only with water method (no cleanser, no moisturizer) - and i assume if I do this while my body's weak from antibiotics, my face will bubble up.

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You should take a good quality pro-biotic while on antibiotics. If you didn't I would take it for 2 months and try and not eat too much processed/junk/carb food while you're doing it.

But if you were on antibiotics for a while, yikes, that really damaged your system! :(

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Well, I was on it for 5-6 months, I'm trying to come off it now - I'm not sure how to slowly come off it though, and I don't see a dermatologist for a while... so I'm looking into it.

When I come off it, I'll do a 3 day liquid detox, and take probiotics.

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