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  1. Update for anyone who goes through the same thing: I've been using jojoba in the manner someone on the forum recommended, after cleansing, doing an all-over rub down with jojoba and then wiping off the excess with a towel. My skin definitely went through a normalizing period, I had a few tiny whiteheads and pimples even, as well as the other problems described. But within a few days that evened out and my skin is better than before. The flakiness is better although still there a bit, the r
  2. I have had the same problem! I just recently started doing this: before actually washing my face, I take a damp facecloth and gently wipe off the bp, away from my eyes. It exfoliates a little and so far hasn't been irritating at all as long as I'm gentle. Then I wash my face all splashy splashy. I've only done this for a couple days and so far no real difference but I also moisturize really close to my eyes and I was wondering if that would also be causing puffiness. Do you moisturize clo
  3. Bah, I'm right there with you. I'm in week 10 or 11. I ramped up the BP despite that increasing the redness as well and am powering through the redness. It seems like the skin has to adjust to getting more BP no matter how many weeks you give it to adapt at the lesser amount. I thinnnnk the redness is getting better, incrementally. Can't really tell if I compare from day to day but maybe from week to week.
  4. I've been on the regimen for 2 months now and the redness and dryness were manageable but still there. I finally ordered some jojoba oil and have been using it only at night mixed with my moisturizer. I've only been using it for a couple days but so far it seems as though it's making my skin worse. It seems like the flakiness has gotten worse, the redness and irritation is a little worse and my skin just generally looks scaly, which it didn't before. I also didn't have a problem with any oil
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