the first 5 months I was on a combo of Doxy, birth control and retina-a .05% cream. Then I switched to higher dosage of birth control and retin-a .1% micro.I wash my face in the morning with a Cetaphil cleanser and moisturize with Cerave. At night wash with the same cleanser, wait 20 min. then put
I was switched off of my birth control, Yasmin, because of the news reports to Sronyx. Along with, I'm sure, other hormonal factors, It ravaged my skin after being on it for 6 months. I was put on Doxycyline 100mg (1 per day), put back on Yasmin, and the topically applied Acanya. I went through th
Doxy 100mg daily Tri sprintec AM Baby wash Wait 30 min. ScarAway silicone gel for hypertrophic scarring Wait 30 min. Cetaphil cream PM Baby wash Wait 30 min. Tretinoin .1% cream all over except whiteheads BP 2.5% on whiteheads Wait 30 min. Cetaphil cream Occasional use of sulfur mask.
I used to have perfectly clear skin until i started taking a progesterin only birth control ( ortho-cyclen) and from then on my face broke out uncontrollably. I stopped he birth control after a month of using it and now i am keeping track of my acne/scars while i used the following. Morning Routin
Been dealing with hormonal acne since I hit adulthood. Started spiro 100mg/day on 12/19/17. Some dry mouth. Drier skin than normal, but not noticeable after moisturizing. Few days of mild breast tenderness that resolved. No dizziness, fatigue, hair loss.
Im just going to take photos of my face- left, right, and center- over the next couple weeks. I'm at the last straw before going into a dermatologist ($120 for a consultation without insurance??? WTF???) and just want some hard data to see if anything will work. I've also decided to try the acne.o
Slap my wrist, I ran out of Acnecide and didn't get anymore so after a month or two my acne creeped back in. Been back on it seven weeks now and also Marvelon (contraceptive pill) for two, so let's see how it goes.
As of today I started taking Minocycline 100mg 1qd (just for a week then I will start taking 2bid per my derm.) I also started taking Probiotic, Vitamin Calcium 1000mg, D3 600IU, Zinc 15mg, Mag 400mg and Vitamin E 400IU (I start taking these on my own) . My derm also precribed Tretinoin 0.05% but I