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... i had luck with ortho tri cyclen and yasmin, but do be sure to talk to an MD or a nurse practitioner about this option. ... (14 replies)
Birth control?
Aug 7, 2004
... All of them have the theoretical potential to do it by lowering testosterone. But a lot depends on the progestin. Yasmin is anti-androgenic so for most people that would be the best for acne. Different pills with desogestrel (desogen, cyclessa, mircette) are theoretically second best because they have no androgen activity. Ortho Tri-Cyclen is slightly androgenic. Pills... (1 replies)
... for me what's WORKED: (clear now after persistent very mild acne) -yasmin bcp -50 mg of spiro daily or every other day -st. ives sensitive skin scrub -aspirin mask once a week -clean and clear's dual action moisturizer -20% topical BP gel created by my derm. -10% BP persagel by Clean and Clear to spot treat didn't work: (10 replies)

... g from having one or two cysts and several other vulgaris on my chin at all times. There is NO WAY that is a coincidence in my opinon. I was going to switch from ortho tri cyclen to yasmin and ended up never getting the script filled because I didn't need to. ... (14 replies)
... I use Clindamycin in the topical LOTION form and that really gets rid of my dryness and also treats acne at the same time. Make sure she's using a gentle cleanser since Tazorac is strong and can be very irritating. ... (2 replies)
... Sometimes it takes awhile to find the right pill. Ortho Tri Cyclen really screwed with my emotions. I finally ended up on a pill with the lowest dose of hormones you can get, but then I had NO sex drive. ... (8 replies)
... it really reduced acne and oil production. I think you will be happy with it. I know others like Yasmin but I thought it made things worse. ... (8 replies)
... even the ones who started with perfect skin, and were on it strictly for birth control, broke out. Nasty stuff. Other BCPs like Yasmin and Diane 35 work better for acne. ... (16 replies)
... up is reacting with the chems and hormones in the bc pills. Ortho tri cyclen cleared up my face a teensy bit. But the Alesse could be making you break out. Other pills like Yasmin claim to help clear your face too... ... (3 replies)
Nov 13, 2001
... Hi- you never know which on will work for you. Many people here did not like TriCyclen (which is different from Ortho Tri Cyclen, but I can't remember how right now)I know of at least one person on this board who Tricyclen worked for and she hardly visits here now. I believe Tricyclen is not in the list of pills that are androgenic (more likely to cause hormonal acne), so... (1 replies)
Stopped Dianette
Aug 21, 2001
... Sorry you had such a bad reaction to Diane! It is one of the reasons why acne is so tough since everyone reacts so differently to the same treatment. ... (7 replies)
... make a huge difference. I bet you will see a change after 4 months or so. I copied the following info from a web site that had lots of good info on the pill and acne and that helped me make the best choice for me. ... (6 replies)
... had mostly perfectly clear skin. The trouble started only when I went off the BCP. Needless to say I am back on the BCP, but this time around I am on Yasmin, not ortho since I always gain 10 pounds on ortho. I have not gained any weight on Yasmin and things are just beginning to clear up at the end of my third month. ... (42 replies)
... Actually estrostep is not the best choice if you feel your acne is hormonal. ... (7 replies)
... I recently switched to Yasmin and am on my third month and have seen awsome results. ... (8 replies)

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