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Old 09-02-2003, 11:38 AM   #1
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Unhappy Help PLEASE!!

I've never in my life had a problem with acne on my forehead until this past year. I don't know what I can do to prevent it!! I'm going nuts. Is there a shampoo out there that could help me? I'm getting the pimples right on my forehead and even all along my eyebrows and between my eyes. Any info would be appreciated!!

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Old 09-02-2003, 11:59 AM   #2
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How bad is the acne in the forehead area??? What type of pimples are they?? That would determine the treatment option for u...

Old 09-02-2003, 12:30 PM   #3
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I have the same problem which just started occurring this year. I have bumps on my forehead some are whiteheads and others have no head. It sucks.
I've tried a ton of products and different shampoo's as well. My head cleared up for a bit when I was on birth control (it took 3 months though) .. I just recently stopped the b/c and I broke out again. I'm washing w/ Ivory Soap now per my derm.'s request and using a gentle oilfree moisturizer.

Let me know how you make out.

Old 09-02-2003, 01:58 PM   #4
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Hey I had the EXACT same break out not so long ago and this regime I followed cleared it up perfectly:

1. Apply 10% Benzoyl Peroxide to all areas affected on your forehead. After a few days the bumps should become less.

2. Begin to apply Aloe Vera gel to the affected area to diminish red marks etc.

3. Vitamin A topicals or tablets are SO GOOD for your skin as they cause less sebum to be produced therefore there is a less chance of a break out.

Hope this helps!
Good luck

Old 09-02-2003, 03:14 PM   #5
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I don't know if this might be causing it but I'm on zenmed derma cleanse with the pills and acne gel. I wonder if this is just my body detoxifying itself(that's what dermacleanse supposedly does) and if I'm going to clear up soon. It's just really frustrating. I think I'm gonna start going tanning too. Just ordered a bunch of b5 too. that's seemed to help in the past.

Old 09-02-2003, 04:44 PM   #6
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Hi, i tried the Derma Cleanse about 1 year ago. I used it for about 2 months. I would have to say i have never used anything that has been more Their website sure sucks u in though huh. Its great you plan to use B5 i think, it seems alot of people are having at least some success with it. I would not recommend derma cleanse at all. I have also seen alot of other mad people posting on other boards. Goodluck

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