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advice about accutane

As my skin heals while on accutane, what can i do to prevent scarring? I do not want to get rid of my acne, just so i can start worrying about scars. so now i am trying to be proactive..... lol proactiv didnt seem to work the last time

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so ur on accutane and taking procative? I wouldnt advice using any topicals while on accutane because its only going to irratate the skin, and proactive wont do anything that accutane isnt already doing.

as for prevention of scars, just be careful not to pick, and just be sensitive with your skin overall. im not aware of anything else u can do to actually prevents scars. some say to moisturize alot to keep the skin from drying, but i doubt that will prevent scars.

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lol, when he says 'proactive', he means it in the sense that he is employing preventitive measures. In order to reduce scarring, start on Accutane very slowly (starting with a low dose and increase), and moisturize well. That should prevent scarring.

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Topical copper peptides are supposed to help prevent scarring. I'd also suggest taking vitamin c and vitamin e. And don't forget to moisturize, a lot.

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Oh my god, I should have read these tips somewhere before I started Accutane a month and a half ago. About 80% of my scars right now, I got while taking Accutane. And for some reason, my zits pop so easily while I'm on Accutane. I don't know why. Maybe in the shower, I scrub my face too hard or that the water pressure from the shower is too strong. But everytime I finish taking a shower, some of the zits have been popped and some end up having scars. Pretty sad.

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Oh my god, I should have read these tips somewhere before I started Accutane a month and a half ago.  About 80% of my scars right now, I got while taking Accutane.  And for some reason, my zits pop so easily while I'm on Accutane.  I don't know why.  Maybe in the shower, I scrub my face too hard or that the water pressure from the shower is too strong.  But everytime I finish taking a shower, some of the zits have been popped and some end up having scars.  Pretty sad.

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Oh my god, I should have read these tips somewhere before I started Accutane a month and a half ago.  About 80% of my scars right now, I got while taking Accutane.  And for some reason, my zits pop so easily while I'm on Accutane.  I don't know why.  Maybe in the shower, I scrub my face too hard or that the water pressure from the shower is too strong.  But everytime I finish taking a shower, some of the zits have been popped and some end up having scars.  Pretty sad.

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moisturize a lot, take vitamin E (and use topical vitamin E)

and DO NOT PICK.

i would have had no scars if i wasnt such a picker.

but after a month of having had finished accutane my skin started to heal faster and they dissapeared

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Topical copper peptides are supposed to help prevent scarring.  I'd also suggest taking vitamin c and vitamin e. And don't forget to moisturize, a lot.

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Topical copper peptides are supposed to help prevent scarring.  I'd also suggest taking vitamin c and vitamin e. And don't forget to moisturize, a lot.

Vitamin E in topical form or supplement?

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