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    Condition: Acne
    9/2/2015 10:03:18 PM

    Reviewer: cindy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I've suffered from mild acne since I was a tween.I just turned 33. I usually break out in my T-zone area and have been fighting bouts of heavy acne around my chin and forehead for the last year or so. I was prescribed clindamycin 1% a few months ago and I can say that nothing, absolutely nothing else I have ever used has worked as well. I have sensitive skin and this topical solution hasn' ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Acne
    8/30/2015 3:19:28 PM

    Reviewer: karina chavez , 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    well I went to my doctor when I was 13 so she can look at my acne and she subscribe with the fougera clindamycin phosphate gel 1% at first when I was trying it on I saw that their was more pimples growing and I thought it was because of this product so I stopped using this product I only used it like 3 times because I was scared my face would fill with pimples just because of ths product but then ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Acne
    8/16/2015 12:38:15 PM

    Reviewer: Shana2712, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    It helped decrease my acne, but it didn't totally eliminate it. Also, after using it for 2-3 months, my stomach started getting upset a lot (hurting), which it never did before, and I started to wonder if it had to do with this gel, because it's an antibiotic, which are often hard on the stomach. I have stopped using it for now (because of my stomach pain) and I'm going to see what hap ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Acne
    8/9/2015 3:19:06 AM

    Reviewer: Savannah, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Best product for me! I use it EVERYWHERE it even helps with razor burn and ingrown hairs! Amazing!!!!!

    Condition: Acne
    4/9/2015 6:46:50 PM

    Reviewer: Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been using this product for a little over two months and already see results. After visiting the doctor for moderate acne I was prescribed this topical treatment and would recommend it to anyone else struggling with constant breakouts.

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