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Old 06-07-2003, 03:59 AM   #1
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Does anyone know of people who have been left with permanently dry skin from accutane? I@ve been of it 4 weeks and have no acne but my skin is extremely dry still, I guess due to its unpredictability it's possible that in some people it permanently shuts down their oil glans beyond repair.

 
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Old 06-07-2003, 06:02 AM   #2
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my skin has been so weird since I went off Accutane about a year and half ago. My face is the oilest its ever been, yet I have you put on moisturizer after I get out of the shower or my skin will be a little flaky. Accutane can be an ok drug for acne, but it really does screw with your body and gave me scars. I hope this Smoothbeam laser starts to become more mainstream.

 
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Old 06-07-2003, 06:08 AM   #3
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Well last week for example my skin was absolutely fine and moist, but now when I was it if I dont use moisturiser it gets flaky and horrible. Why does everything have to be so complicated...... Christ I sounded like Avril Lavigne there, it gets worse eh.....

 
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