My Acne Dried Up Without Having To Use Accutane
Author: Jaclyn R.
Word Count: 305
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 7942-OR
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I have been dealing with acne since high school, nothing terrible, minor blemishes here and there. Yet, about a year after I had my son my face started erupting in cystic acne. I have always ate healthy, took vitamins, and worked out so I didn't understand what the deal was.
I went to the OB/GYNO and had them test me for a hormonal imblance which I hear can happen after the birth of a child, and it came back negative. I went to the dermatologist and she said well all that can help you is Accutane. So not taking that road, I decided to turn to the oils.
After about 8 months of tweeking and lots of $$ spent on oils (not wasted though!) I have found my "light at the end of the tunnel", although it may not work for everyone. I stopped using all harsh face washes and acne products. I went all natural, I wash with coconut oil, then I put on organic Manuka honey for 10-30 minutes, then I use a 50/50 of distilled water and apple cider vinegar.
After that dries, I use the Young Living Essential Beauty Serum (acne prone) After that soaks in I use a drop of Vitamin E oil and a few drops of coconut oil with 2 drops of Frankincense, 2 of Cedarwood and 2 of Lavender.
Then in a capsule I use 4 drops of Juniper (good for the kidneys), 2 of Longevity (overall health) , 2 or 3 of Copaiba (inflammation) , 2 of Peppermint (in case the Thyme bothers my stomach) and 3 of Thyme (good for acne) Sometimes I will add a little citrus.
Within a few days everything started drying up and my face was looking clearer everyday! Hope this can help someone else!
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