It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Acne Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-09-2005, 12:29 AM   #1
Junior Member
(male)
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Posts: 24
beve123 HB User
accutane journal

ok started accutane and doc started me on 20 mg a day. today i just finished day 10 and my skin is very dry and lips are starting to become really chapped. I use to use those oil blotter sheets and every hour i would need to use them. I used one before i went to bed and didnt really have any oil. My acne is alot worse then when i started and hope this is the initial breakout because it looks bad. does any one have any experiance with having an initial breakout and how long did it last for?

 
Old 09-12-2005, 11:29 PM   #2
Junior Member
(male)
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Posts: 24
beve123 HB User
day 14

just finished the first two weeks of accutane on 20mg and my skin seems to be doing worse then when it started. im hoping it the initial breakout period. Before accutane my skin was really oily all the time but now there is barely any oil at all and the blackheads on my nose are starting to come up and dissapear. i can literally scractch them off throughout the day. however my cheeks and jaw line still are getting little white pimples and is kind of making me depressed. hopefully in another two weeks things will start to look better.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Accutane Journal KyleDale Acne 672 07-06-2007 08:31 AM
(yet another) accutane journal. california1 Acne 231 04-30-2006 08:33 AM
Round 3 of Accutane Accutane Dude Acne 68 03-06-2006 03:44 PM
Biting the accutane bullet Wmoon24 Acne 10 10-26-2005 11:10 AM
My Accutane Journal & Questions Carebear26 Acne 68 09-13-2005 06:36 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Accutane
Aspirin
Benzoyl
Clindamycin
Differin
  Accutane
Aspirin
Benzoyl
Clindamycin
Differin




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



WhenItRains (10), ClearSkinRomy (6), MSNik (5), mmisty (5), jonnstar (3), poozers (3), Debaloo (2), MG098 (2), LitS917 (2), lisamariemoon (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1013), Apollo123 (909), Titchou (856), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (763), ladybud (755), midwest1 (670), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:06 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!