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... It seems there are many mixed messages about acne and exfoliation. I'm sure you have observed this as well. Exfoliating can aggravate the skin. But so can nearly anything else you do to your face! ... (13 replies)
... whole body, but i would just recommend using the plain cetaphil lotion throughout the day, especially if your skin is already clear... if you are having trouble with extremely dry skin, you can try using aquaphor on your dry areas at night while you're sleeping, but i don't see what sugar or baking soda would help with. ... (4 replies)
... bought exfoliating creams and washes for your face. These treatments can be harsh on your skin because of the difference in the size of the ground up apricot kernels in them, etc. ... (10 replies)

Adult Acne
Dec 27, 2004
... ALL imaginable strengths of OTC products, BP, SA, GA, in all different combinations. let me tell you firsthand, NEVER combine a retinoid with BP unless you want to look like Freddy Kreuger. ... (73 replies)
Any ideas???
Jun 14, 2004
... Do not judge a book by its cover. Just because you have a few problems with acne does not make you a bad person, just because people may look and wonder does not make you different. ... (4 replies)
... I'm on month 2, with no signs of oil reduction yet. ... (1 replies)
Jul 29, 2002
... Yes, I do have the Dermanew - I bought it on the internet for $80 or so. The cream is expensive ($50) for a small container. YOu put the cream on the sponge that you attach to the tool and work it into the skin (the system comes with 3 sponge attachments). My experience and conclusion: 1) The exfoliation feels the same as the professional microdermabrasion; the effect... (4 replies)
... let dry and then wash with cold water. ... (10 replies)
... I used water soulable soap and baking soda to scub with to exfoliate. Baking Soda is gentle, cheap and think of it this way, if you had a bee sting would you put other scubs on it, but you would put baking soda on it. ... (6 replies)
... t's working good. altough i've read that skin does tend to build resistence to these things so i don't know what i'm going to do in a few months. i've read about baking soda and vinegar or lemon juice with mixed reviews. do a google search on baking soda and exfoliation and some interesting things will come up. good luck. ... (3 replies)
... all started to break out like crazy. There were white heads everywhere, combined with my usual monthly cystic pimple and some pimples that never came to a head. I resisted picking, but despite resisting the pimples still left awful red marks. ... (3 replies)
... your skin isnt just peeling cuz its dry,its exfoliating itself because of the tazorac. hopefully that will stop when it recovers from the tazorac. ... (4 replies)
Dec 20, 2004
... i am currently lightly exfoliating daily with baking soda and want to add this oil to my regimen as i am currently using tamanu, emu, and jojoba oil with moderate results. ... (17 replies)
... For the first week, I really dried out my face. I know it's bad, but it's the only thing that helps me when I have a bad breakout. I mix regular asprin with some water and make a paste. ... (31 replies)
... You're just exfoliating the skin, which is good. But maybe try using something like sugar or baking soda on your fingers, these products shouldn't irritate but make your skin nice and smooth. ... (2 replies)
... I am also washing my face with Cetaphil facial cleanser and my body with cetaphil bar soap. I am moisturizing with Oil of Olay All Day for Sensitive Skin and using Eucerin lotion for my body. ... (20 replies)
... rning it did look a lot smoother and I think that the sugar cystals can help red marks because it it sort of rub the top layer of skin off. I am somewhat pleased with it but it seemed like I had to use alot of sugar because it seemed to dissolve easily. ... (1 replies)
... After I'm done scrubbing with that I slap on ALOE VERA gel that I bought at a drugstore. Its probably not as good as the real stuff but you can use loads of it easily. ... (0 replies)
... Bab, I honestly don't know how to answer your question fully. When I talk of sacrifices that's coz I've made them!! My acne was always the blackhead type one and it was mainly helped by Retin-A. I would be pretty clear so long as I was using Retin-A but being a prescription drug I couldn't always use it. So I thought to go on birth control (orthotricycline) to be "clear once... (8 replies)
... I have read that using any kind of scrub with those hard granules in it is actually tearing your skin. Add a bit of baking soda to whatever cleanser you use, it works great, it's cheap and isn't irritating at all! ... (7 replies)

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