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  1. Hi Iam 22 years old and ive a combination skin.My T-area is acne and folliculitis prone.Ive been using drying and medicated soaps,creaMS and shit and anti biotics since the last 6 years.Lately ive noticed that my skin on my cheeks has gotten very dry and flaky aswell as rough.It gets better with a moisturizer but then again returns to its original horrible self afterwards.It happens more in winters. Any idea what it is ? Iam really worried and my dermatoglosists appt is next month.Im having sl
  2. Has anyone ever used pottassium permanagnate ? My derm has asked me to mix a small point of it in sterlised water and then splash it on my chin and around my nose thrice a day for a week to get rid of my folliculitis in this area esp chin and the rash due to it.. anyone?
  3. Ive been usin horrible acne medications called some dalacin-t,retin-a,aerol and bp since i was 16 besides doxycyclines.iam sick now..i puke when i see anti biotics.since last year ive developed a horrible folliculitis which sometimes gets deep into my skin and it hurts like hell as my lymph nodes swell as well on my chin.some folliculitis here and there under the nose.Otherwise my acne is clear.as in my t-area only has this.For folliculitis ive been takin anti biotics for a year now and it recur
  4. Hey ! dont worr..how old are you ? acne if not curable is preventable..it'll go away..there are lots of others like you who suffer from it..i can understand how difficult it must be for you with both acne,eczema and accutane.But once youre off accutane and your acnes gone itll get easy for you to treat eczema.I dunno if cortisones are steroids?if they are then dont use them on the face-they thin your skin and can cause acne.the prb goes away only to return..drink lots of water and watch your di
  5. I was wondering if this product is natural ?? and has any side effects with long term use.. My derm has prescribed it to me to use it on my chin and ard my nose where its always red and itchy folliculitis..I use it at night for fifteen mins then wash off.. Its helpin.. Is folliculitis RED RASH aswell ??
  6. I was wondering if this product is natural ?? and has any side effects with long term use.. My derm has prescribed it to me to use it on my chin and ard my nose where its always red and itchy folliculitis..I use it at night for fifteen mins then wash off.. Its helpin.. Is folliculitis RED RASH aswell ??
  7. It might aswell be nasal folliculitis..I have it too aswell as on my chin where it is severe
  8. Thnx.. But isnt it like closing your pores and then they open..you get what i mean?umm cant explain..isnt it like loosening and tightening loosens the muscles..do pores have muscles? lol ..i dunno cant explain wot i mean so drop it .. heh!
  9. Aym 22 years old and a female.. Theres a myth ard here that too much use of clay or whatever masques loosens your skin with time and make your pores bigger than ever... My doc has asked me to use it every third day after cleansing... Is it safe ? ?
  10. Ive a mild acne + mild sabhorrea like dandruff sumink ard my face :\ + folliculitis on my chin and under my nose.. My derm has asked me to deep cleanse my face every third day like this : Cuticura sensitive skin cleanser(wipe off with a wet towel) Noxema cleanser Neutrogena on the spot masque(on the pimples) Freeman clay masque Otherwise for a daily use 'physiogel' twice a day to wash my face..and at night for fifteen mins 'Calamine powder mixed with water on my chin and under and ard my
  11. thanx for your advise.. ill make sure i dont dry out my skin too much as trust me over drying also causes acne..as skin gets irritated
  12. Hi... Im using a soap which has bp in it and its pretty good but i use this pressed powder neutrogena with makeup which has salicyc acid in it..i hope both these products can go together?or am i being too harsh on my skin?hope they dont interact with eachother to cause havocs on skin? anybody ?
  13. Hi... Im using a soap which has bp in it and its pretty good but i use this pressed powder neutrogena with makeup which has salicyc acid in it..i hope both these products can go together?or am i being too harsh on my skin?hope they dont interact with eachother to cause havocs on skin? anybody ?
  14. Thnx for the advise ..Ill definitely keep it in mind..I dont know my dermo today asked me to keep my skin as dry as possible and to throw away all the moisturizers and all..:s..i look like a zombie with a dry skin..ughh..ill still check into non comodogenic non greasy moisturizers and use em!!i have a mild acne otehrwise except chin where i cant use any moisturizerr has it irritates to folliculitis..
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