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hi ive had bacne for years and i will be using the regimen on my back.i will update my progres everyday.

morning

wash with cetaphil gentle cleansing bar

wait 10 minutes

apply panoxy 5% bp gel

night

Same as morning

also i was wondering if i should moisturise my back thanks.

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day 1

i have about 10 pimples on my upper back a couple are white heads and lots of red ones.i will also be using neutrogena multi-vitamin acne lotion to reduce red marks.

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day 2

checked my back this morning it seems that the white heads are drying up no new pimple's either.can someone please tell me if i should moisturise my back?thanks ill update tomorrow

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back looks better today all the white heads have just about dried up.Now im left with a whole lot of red marks ill start using the neutrogena multi-vitamin stuff soon.Also no new pimples either that hasnt happened for a long time i usually wake up with at least 2 new whiteheads.

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I wouldn't really moisturize a lot unless the BP made your skin really dry. In my experience, my back has plenty of moisture!

I had bacne for probably about seven years, some times were worse than others, but I was never really clear. I thought about using the regimen on my back, but it was too much of a hassle.

So, I started paying attention to all of the external factors that I might be able to change. When I shower, I have always washed my hair, conditioned it, and left the conditioner in while I washed my body. After that, I would rinse out my hair. Well, I realized that that probably left a residue of conditioner on my back, even though I rinsed it with water. #-o

Upon this revelation, I stopped doing that, and my back is almost always clear now. I get the odd pimple here and there, but I just use BP on any pimples and they go away quickly.

All that to say, I think the regimen is a great idea, but check and make sure you wash your back after you condition your hair! :)

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