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 06-04-2003, 05:59 AM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: California
Posts: 15
mellon collie HB User
Post Q. for Everyone...

Is it just me, or have you guys noticed that acne on your forehead or nose tends to never leave scars? Itís almost always the worst on my cheeks. Is it just because most people break out around their cheeks? Or that the skin around the cheeks is just more sensitive?

 
Old 06-04-2003, 06:10 AM   #2
Senior Veteran
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Posts: 1,434
poreoilyme HB User
Post

It's interesting that you mentioned the two places where most people experience the most oil. I think that must be the connection. I rarely scar because my skin is oily and I take several vitamin supplements, but it is true that my nose and forehead don't show even the faintest signs of past breakouts.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 06-04-2003, 12:46 PM   #3
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Memphis, TN, USA
Posts: 63
aliasfan1981 HB User
Post

hmmmmm.........Good point. I have what I think is really oily skin and I have never scarred even though I used to pick a lot. It would be interesting if I could be thankful for my oil for once......

 
Old 06-04-2003, 01:10 PM   #4
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Clifton, Virginia, USA
Posts: 42
jobo13 HB User
Exclamation

thats funny, i only get scars on my forehead and a couple on my nose and chin. I dont get much acne on my cheeks.

 
Old 06-04-2003, 07:01 PM   #5
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Canada
Posts: 174
Mandilyn HB User
Post

I always had really oily skin but it never scarred, but then when I started taking accutane my skin dried out kinda just became normal skin, but the bad thing is I scarred on my cheeks only, not my forehead. so I guess it is kinda true. Do you guys know any cream that takes away the scars or at least makes them look flatter?

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Tips and Advice to everyone who has abused laxatives, please read! isolde Abuse Support 2 03-26-2010 06:39 AM
Prayers for Everyone Chance333 Cancer: Lung 4 09-07-2007 12:25 PM
Hello to everyone --- I'm sorry it's been so long! Banker Addiction & Recovery 10 02-28-2005 06:37 AM
A Little Confidence For Everyone Out There Jesussavesme HIV Prevention 1 01-06-2005 12:02 PM
Everyone thinks I'm a paranoid kill-joy Wind_Dancer Anxiety 1 09-20-2004 04:14 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







All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:35 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!