" ...not respond to treatment. It basically is oil glands that explode. If I could control the oil I can control this condition. Accutane on a low dose for months-- possibly years-- is the... "
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Acne & Sebaceous Hyperplasia
25.4% of the posts that mention Sebaceous Hyperplasia also mention Acne (169 posts)
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" ...with you on retin a (I'm using gel, not the micro though; can't get micro in Australia). I'm in a bind though because it's done good things for my sebaceous hyperplasia and blackheads...but overal... "
" ...on a long term \"maintenance dose\" of 40mg per week to keep my sebaceous hyperplasia under control. Each time I used isotretinoin I reviewed and worried about the side effects. One in particular... "
" ...long ago with the Levulan. His results were remarkable. Nearly all of his acne went away. I believe that it ...to try it for... "
" ...Accutane 40mg/day for the fourth time in my life. My current doc says that when I finish this course he will put me on a 40mg per week maintenance dose for an indefinite period of time. That aver... "
" ...waves can stimulate digestive enzymes that destroy collagen. What about other lasers? I am debating about getting a Fraxel treatment done for acne scarring and sebaceous hyperplasia. I am... "
" ...I also have Sebaceous Hyperplasia. FML Anyone else with this issue? If so what do you do to help this condition? I don't want to go on Accutane. At this ...get the acne under c... "
" ...sulfur based acne medicines did ...a bit. So then I did Cooltouch, which was a waste, some V-beam which got rid of the broken capillaries and sebaceous hyperplasia, three rounds of Levulan wit... "
" ...skin. I used to exaggerate with sun bathing during summer. The Levulan Photodynamic Therapy is a 2-part process that consists of Levulan Kerastick topical solution and the Blue Light... "
" ...each treatment. it shrunk my pores a bit in some places but they are getting bigger once again. any reduction in oil was not noticeable, i think it may have made it worse. i had to go on accutane... "
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