Jump to content
Search In
Find results that contain...
Find results in...

Recommended Posts

For my morning use----

Okay, well im using aveeno clear complexion foaming face wash, in the morning, followed by aveen clear complexion mositurizer in teh morning. along with the Natures Cure BP after that.

I take 2 natures cure pills everyday, one in morning, one at night.

For night----

At night i was my face, but i dont use a moisturizer afterwards. I just apply tazorac all over my face, even in spots where there is no acne, because if i find i missed a spot, i usually end up breaking out there!

Important tips---

Don't touch your face. I had such a problem with this, i would put washcloths on it and press to make swelling on zits go down, or something...i used to touch it all the time.

When applying topicals./ moisturizer and using facewash, do it gently, dont rub your skin or press really hard. Put a thin layer on, but dont scrub it vigorously in. ( i think this makes for a LOT less irritation )

If you use hair gel/pommade/ hairspray. I reccomend washing your hair before you go wash your face. Wash hair, then ur face..because..well for me at least..i sweat like a mofo and im naturally oily skinned ( stupid OLIVE skin color my mom gave me lol ). I think it drips down my face..and..ick..it feels gross going to bed like that anywho.

I try to eat right..but i treat myself to Doritos and all that good stuff once in awhile. When i drink water it seems that my face is less red, and irritated. I dont have any problems with dryness anymore, as i used to have major dryness....errr dont apply topicals round the lips...keep it away!...Chapped lips galore with Tazorac at least., if you get it near your lips. After a couple days of not applying it there it will wear off. Also, watch the sensitive area right under your eye, the upper cheek bones. I have problems getting tazorac off...and i used to scrub that area, as well as others, and i would literally rip my skin off while trying to take it off. Be careful, take your time and wash it gently. DO NOT SCRUB!

*shrugs* i dont know..im just saying what has worked for me. Im trying not to look at my face too much. I go check to see if its oily or not, but yeha, other than that i try not to. I think that irritation is definitely one of the major causes of breakouts. We put so much stuff in our skin, and many of us scrub like I did, and it just leads to future breakouts, and more irritation.

Thx for reading!

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Personalized Advice Quiz - All of Acne.org in just a few minutes