acne

  1. TheGoogler

    Negative effects from dosing too much Androsterone+Pansterone?

    I usually use 2-3 drops androsterone+4-5 drops pansterone once a day, or slightly less of each 2x a day, and the effects over the course of several months were quite noticeable. Improved energy, motivation, self-discipline, fat loss and muscle gain, decreased depressive symptoms. I wanted to...
  2. theantagonist

    Georgi Dinkov (haidut) on acné

    Copied from: skin breakouts broken down with Georgi Dinkov | The Nutrition Coach skin breakouts broken down with Georgi Dinkov July 2, 2020 Many of you may already know of Georgi Dinkov. For those who don’t, let me introduce you! I have much respect and admiration for his tireless research...
  3. T

    Newly Peating And New Acne

    I am slowly transitioning my life to Peat but want to change my diet slowly so I have only currently done away with PUFA and gotten clean cottage cheese, meat and eggs (insect-eating) I have incorporated new supplements and wonder if one of these could be causing my sudden acne. I am getting...
  4. md_a

    16-Year-Old Boy Allegedly Forced By County Officials To Take Estrogen As Behavi

    New Lawsuit Tells Of 16-Year-Old Boy Allegedly Forced By County Officials To Take Estrogen As Behavior Control “Medication” Written by Celeste Fremon On June 7, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted on a new motion co-authored by Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Janice Hahn, that...
  5. J

    Acne Breakout After Quitting Dairy

    I just quit dairy, because my digestion wasnt that good. The dairy felt quite heavy in the stomach (especially raw milk; raw milk gave me quite a bit of bloating; whole milk yoghurt was fine) and during that time my skin looked pretty good. Since I've stopped the dairy again my face has been...
  6. ursidae

    Acne Success Stories

    It seems like the acne problem is not even close to being solved, I've gone through every topic on acne there is on this forum and all I see the same users endlessly changing their diet, going round in circles and still breaking out years later. People coming here to get help, faithfully...
  7. Tristan Loscha

    Severe And Persistent Thyroid Dysfunction Associated With Tetracycline-Antibiotic Treatment In Youth

    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4884496/ J Pediatr. Author manuscript; available in PMC 2017 Jun 1. Published in final edited form as: J Pediatr. 2016 Jun; 173: 232–234. Published online 2016 Apr 5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.03.034 PMCID: PMC4884496 NIHMSID: NIHMS770861 PMID...
  8. Amazoniac

    The Origin Of Ray's Association Of Vitamin A (and Hormones) With Acne

    This thread is in celebration of Koveras' subscription to the horror show. aguilaroja and burtlan, if you're reading this, acne is a type of lesion that appears on the skin of humans. ROLE OF PARENTERAL MULTIVITAMIN THERAPY IN THE TREATMENT OF ACNE "Many workers have reported on the beneficial...
  9. David PS

    Pantothenic Acid For Acne Vulgaris And Other Patented Uses

    I noticed that Lit-Hung Leung had patented (now expired) methods of treating acne vulgaris. One method includes administering to a patient suffering from acne vulgaris a combination of pharmaceutical agents consisting essentially of: (1) approximately 2 to 10 grams pantothenic acid; (2)...
  10. haidut

    Acne At An Age Older Than 25 May Be A Sign Of Systemic Disease

    The topic of acne has come up many times on this forum and appears to be anything but solved. While the pubertal and late teen acne is relatively well understood and often responds quite well to antibiotics or hormonal therapy, acne at an older age is much less understood. The predominant view...
  11. I

    Correcting Linoleic Acid "deficiency" Clears Acne?

    This study says "Acne patients have also been shown to have low levels of linoleic acid in their skin surface lipids." Essential fatty acids and acne. - PubMed - NCBI A few blogs like Oils Specifically For Acne Prone Skin report a clearing of the skin when applying linoleic acid topically...
  12. haidut

    Acne Is Likely Caused By Estrogen, NOT Androgens

    Ray wrote several times that acne and its occurrence in "syndromes" like PCOS is an estrogen-driven phenomenon. However, the medical profession is firmly holding onto its dear idea that it is androgens like DHT, DHEA, T, and androsterone that are causing the acne and the insulin resistance in...
  13. M

    Vitamin C And Acne

    Vitamin C is supposed to affect the adrenals quite strongly. It is supposed to boost adrenal function. Well my wife has been having colds quite frequently this year as she mixes with lots of babies. She decided to try higher dose Vit C usage to stop the colds and it seemed to help. She would...
  14. B

    Adult Acne. What The Hell Is Wrong With People Like Me?

    I've had acne since I was about 17. At 17, it was the normal teenage acne. 26 now and up until recently I've had cystic acne that first started on cheeks, and then spread to where it mostly was, jawline/neck. I also got really bad scarring. Diet helped me tremendously, but as any acne sufferer...
  15. B

    Pantothenic Acid (Vitamin B5) - Acne, Hormones And Safe Dosage

    Im currently on Vitamin B5 (2x 500mg daily of calcium pantothenate) to reduce acne as it is in medical literature described. Despite it is claimed as an safe supplement (see below) it is known in acne boards all over the web that it can induce hairloss in high doses. Therefore Im wondering what...
  16. I

    Metvix Red Light Treatment For Acne [Photodynamic Therapy]

    http://www.eternallyyoung.ca/acne_treatment.php "It is a relatively new and effective medical treatment using a photosensitizing solution , Metvix (16% methyl aminolevulinate). Metvix solution is related to naturally occurring substances in the body. The photosensitizing solution is activated...
  17. M

    Dairy - acne link?

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2715202/
  18. S

    Prostaglandin Derivative Is High In Both Baldness And Acne

    Prostaglandin D2 Inhibits Hair Growth and Is Elevated in Bald Scalp of Men with Androgenetic Alopecia <<although it is attractive to speculate that the sebaceous gland hypertrophy and elevated levels of 15-dPGJ2 observed in both human AGA and mouse K14-Ptgds model might be related, the causal...
  19. J

    Acne, Hypoglycemia, Adrenalin

    Some random observations that I find interesting... Hypoglycemia: I noticed that hypoglycemia or adrenalin surge can show up in at least two different ways. If I go too long without eating, I get lightheaded and it becomes difficult to think properly. If I drink excess coffee, I get a racing...
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