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    Condition: Acne
    7/7/2018 1:42:38 PM

    Reviewer: Happy53, 45-54 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I've had acne all my life. Looking forward to leaving the acne period behind me, I am now in my 50's and my acne seems just as bad. When I was first prescribed this drug I only used it as a "spot" treatment...and it worked even though I wasn't using it as my doctor had advised. So the next time I visited my dermatologist she explained the benefits of using a "pea" ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Acne
    5/14/2018 12:35:16 AM

    Reviewer: Mary, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    DO NOT USE THIS CREAM ! I used it and my skin started BURNING when I would wash it with my regular face wash and my face swelled up and got super red and my skin started feeling Like scaly! I couldn’t move my face from how dry and how much it hurt me just the air passing my face burned ! I had to ice my skin and put aloe for 2 days !!!

    Condition: Acne
    2/25/2018 1:25:12 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I suffer from cystic acne and black heads along with the occasional white heads. I've tried just about everything to help clear my skin and nothing is working my Dermatologist told me this is the last resort besides going on birth control, which makes me severely ill (I've tried all different bands and strengths). There has to be something that works better than burning off my skin while s ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Acne
    12/16/2017 2:03:26 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    At first it makes your skin pretty red and sensitive. You'll get a "dry skin beard" the first few weeks after wearing it overnight. But I love the results I've had just after 1 month. Just remember it'll probably get worse before it gets better but it's great. My skin is looking itself after having a few bad months of hormonal breakouts! Good luck, great product.

    Condition: Acne
    11/11/2017 11:26:58 AM

    Reviewer: stunned, 55-64 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I had very bad acne as a teen and in my 20's. By the time I was in my 40's my face showed years of acne problems and I had to use lots of makeup to cover it. It was hard keeping my head up and feeling good about myself. I avoided cosmetic counters with a passion knowing that sales people would be looking closely at my skin. I started using medication and my face got much worse. But it was ... Show Full Comment

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