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any doctors around? would a GP prescribe for teenage spots

(8 Posts)
MaureenLove Sun 04-Nov-12 15:21:02

if so what?
chin - very bad

noddyholder Sun 04-Nov-12 16:00:13

Have you tried anything non doctor? Ketsugo is great if you can get it ? amazon

purpleroses Sun 04-Nov-12 16:03:49

Gp has prescribed for my DS - a topical antibiotic and something with peroxide in. It has worked FAR better than what I've bought from the phamacist. Go to your GP smile

MaureenLove Sun 04-Nov-12 16:36:14

oh thanks
we have done face washes and things.
I think its time to go SERIOUS ;)

noddyholder Sun 04-Nov-12 16:54:30

Ds more or less cured 100% with tea tree the lotion from H and B overnight Clear in about a week but do need to maintain

Parisbanana Sun 04-Nov-12 17:06:52

Dd has a transformed face with Quinoderm which you buy from the chemist counter. Very inexpensive, dh also used it as a teen. Dd had awful forehead spots but Quinoderm cleared them really quickly.

narmada Sun 04-Nov-12 23:12:05

Oh please do take to GP. IS it really bad?

Acne is awful and so treatable. There is no need for your DC to just put up with it. I never had any success with oxy, ketsugo et al. And it was miserable!

Nitwit Sun 04-Nov-12 23:13:57

My dd has lymcycline antibiotics. Make a huge difference, she's been on them about 2 years. One a day.

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