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  1. Hey, what about accutane? I think that before giving up you should consider taking It, It is very effective and It works like a miracle for many many people. Speak to your derm about It, It might be the solution for your problem. I'm on accutane and It is Working, only one more month for my course to be over and my skin looks SO much better than It used to. It took several months for my skin to look this nice but now that It does I definitely think that It was all worth It. Good luck
  2. well , It´s like I said , some people see good results on the 1st month and others only on the 5th month or so... this treatment works differently on everyone , there is no way to know if you´re going to clear up in 3 weeks , 3 months or 5 months ... you just have to be strong because It can be very hard sometimes . Don´t drink alcohol (or if you really want to , drink only a small amount ...drinking too much can be heavy on your liver so be careful), moisturize your skin , keep your lips hydrat
  3. Hey there ! good luck on your accutane journey ... I´m on my 8th month now and It was only around the end of the 6th month that I really started to notice dramatic results . This is not meant to discourage you , though ... I have a friend who is on accutane too and she is 4 months into It and her face is already clear , so ... yeah , accutane works differently on everyone , some see good results as early as a month , others see It around the 3rd month and others don´t see results until later on
  4. Hey ! So , I just wanted to say that so far my skin looks pretty much the same as it did on november 30 . My forehead is still clear , my cheeks are looking better , etc . The problem is : I am still breaking out a bit .... ok , It´s not the same as before but still ... For example , I´ve been having some pimples on my nose (a place where I usually don´t break out) , they are red but not painful and they usually go away after like 2 days, but it really annoys me. yesterday I noticed one (this
  5. Well, hello guys. Update: my skin is getting more and more clear each day... This is awesome, I haven't had a pimple in my forehead for more than a month, my cheeks are less red and they are smooth, my red marks are also starting to fade. I only noticed today that my skin really is looking better and for the first time since I've started accutane I was able to say "wow, my face is actually looking good". Now, don't get me wrong, I still get a pimple here and there sometimes and I still have
  6. Hey there, my next derm appointment is in february . I do try to stay positive but sometimes It´s just too much
  7. hey ! So, I´m on my six month and well , I thought that finally my skin was getting better but now I am not so sure about that ... I was clear for like 3 weeks but now I´m breaking out again , my left cheek has 3 pimples right now , my right cheek has one ... honestly , my cheeks are a disgrace , they look so so bad . This situation makes me really sad because I had finally started to feel happy about my skin and I actually believed this was it , the moment I had been waiting for ... guess I
  8. A.C.P

    WHAT IS THIS?

    Well yeah, they look like that but I think some of them are turning into zits (?) I don't even know anymore Oh, I've just noticed that some of them have turned black and now look like blackheads
  9. A.C.P

    WHAT IS THIS?

    Hey guys! So, I've noticed some weird stuff on my face. It's basically lots of tiny whiteheads ( I don't know if this is their correct name but they are White so yeah), they look like blackheads but they are white. Well, what bothers me is that I think some of them are turning into red and noticeable zits, some of them small and a little red and others bigger and more noticeable. A small part of them become loose and they easily come off without leaving any mark or redness but the majority ge
  10. Well, I think I spoke too soon... I just got two pimples on my forehead, one yesterday and another one today... Maybe they're because of the increased dose? I also got a pimple above my lip, near my nose that is in the spot of where I used to have like a little White pimple ... I don't know what they're called but yeah, It was like a little bump but no redness, no pus, and no pain... I think It needed to come to an head and It did when I increased the dose... Well, right cheek is recovering s
  11. Hey guys ! thanks for all the replies I just began my 5th month on accutane and I´ve also been on 30 mg for a week now. So, I don´t see much difference from last week and I had no big breakout either (I honestly thought it would be a lot worse)... just a couple more pimples (5 or 6) but they are not very big or red. My forehead is totally clear and It´s been like that for more than two weeks now, which is awesome , but my cheeks are still looking awful , lots of red marks and pimples . My
  12. Hey , I have been on accutane for almost 5 months now and let me tell you that the third month was my worst month EVER ... I was breaking out so bad , my forehead would be clear and on the next day I would wake up with 3 or more big angry pimples and just when I thought I was ok my skin would remind me that I was not . Just like you my skin got a lot better on the first month , It was not oily anymore and It was clearing up ... of course that only lasted about a month because on my second month
  13. Hey! So, today I had my derm appointment and here's how It went: she took a look at my skin and asked me If my face broke out badly in the first month and I said no, that It actually got a lot better and she explained that sometimes people have their initial breakout later on the course and that's what is happening to me right now. She increased my dose to 30 mg to see how I react to It... I really like her, you can tell she cares about the well being of her patients. Well, she told me to com
  14. Hey guys I really need to vent today... I feel like crap. This morning I woke up with a big pimple in my right cheek after having none for more than two weeks in that area . Well, I promised myself I wouldn't freak out If I got a pimple but today, as I was getting ready for school, I failed and cried like a baby, I wanted It to stop but I couldn't, the tears kept falling and I just sat in my bed crying and feeling disappointed with myself , even though I did nothing wrong. So, today when
  15. Thank you for being so supportive, I really appreciate that Well, I´m still on 20mg a day . I have an appointment on September 28th , I hope my dermatologist increases my dose ... I think It would help a lot more.
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