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    Condition: Acne
    9/30/2009 12:25:57 PM

    Reviewer: shemelly, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was on Retin-A Micro 0.1% several years ago for chronic acne, but my insurance would not pay for it, so I went back to "old reliable"--birth control pills. Other than the BCP's, the only other treatment (besides the Retin-A) that has ever worked for me has been mega-doses of tetracycline, which has damaged my liver. Obviously, the antibiotic is no longer an option for me. A few ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Acne
    8/15/2009 2:04:02 AM

    Reviewer:

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on this product for only 3 weeks and Luv it!!! I have tried everything nothing worked and not only has this cleared up my skin but is removing the scars and wrinkles..I use botox on my forehead and this is just better im sooo happy I recoment it to anyone ..and yes ur skin will dry and might feel itchy but it goes away..best thing ever have paid for chemical peels had Laser this is bet ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Acne
    6/20/2009 9:44:47 PM

    Reviewer: minilopmay, 13-18 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My acne did get worse at first, and my face got a bit redder, but after a few months my face was completely clear of acne. After using it for a year I only get a solitary pimple here and there/on rare occasions. Retin-A also helped heal scarring.

    Condition: Acne
    5/1/2009 5:17:02 AM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I had a horrible experience with this product. I used it for 8 months and for the entire time my skin was constantly flaking and peeling off no matter how much I moisturized. It was even more disgusting than acne and impossible to cover up with makeup-makeup wouldn't even stick to my skin in that condition. Furthermore it did not clear my skin or reduce my scarring. Not only did I continue bre ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Acne
    2/18/2009 11:00:10 PM

    Reviewer: 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 like the medicine, though I agree that you have to WAIT at least 10 minutes after washing your face to apply or it stings. I actually was prescribed it to see if it could eliminate some scarring, sadly I haven't noticed a difference in that area though I am acne free.

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