I am a new mom my son is 8 months old.all throughout my life I have faced acne problem. But after pregnancy its been more severe.acne appears only on jaw line and occasionally on cheeks.but its really painful and big in size.I been taking isotrion for past four week and applying clincin gel on face.may I know is this treatment OK.and how long do I need to wait for the results.or should I go for something different. As it really nerve wrecking. And I am also breastfeeding my son.plz help me
Doctor Answers (1) on Severe acne
There are different ways to achieve a flawless skin after acne and it needs medical interventions. Acne treatment has multiple stages - to control new breakouts, to clear the sequalae (pigmentation and scars) and to prevent a relapse. If you have active acne lesions, it should be controlled on priority basis. Remember combining treatment modalities help to achieve desired results earlier. Your dermatologist will decide a treatment plan for you after a consultation.
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