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Isotretinoin battle

I was on Claravis (Isotretinoin) for the 5 month treatment that my dermatologist prescribed to me. After about my second month, my skin improved drastically. Other than extreme dryness and sun sensitivity, my face was the clearest it had ever been during my treatment since before I developed an acne issue. 275 more words


Up Close and Personal

Well guys, today’s post is a little personal. BUT I really want to share this because so many people, both girls and boys.. young and old, struggle with acne on a day to day basis. 3,521 more words


The Journey of a Thousand Miles...

…begins with one step. Or, in this case, one pill. No, I’m not in The Matrix. But I did finally get my hands on my Accutane prescription! 347 more words


Long story...

I’ve never really had that big of a problem with acne, but about 2 years ago I was stuck in a rut. I had been using a benzoyl peroxide cream along with a tretinoin cream on a daily basis and was experiencing pretty gnarly redness and stubborn spots. 363 more words

So what am I going to address?

For the most part I’m going to talk about my experience on and off Claravis. For all of you out there who don’t know what Claravis is, it’s an oral isotretinoin medication used to clear up acne. 43 more words