Hey, maybe you could try applying your Quinoderm only in the night-time, and then applying the Jojoba in the morning- lessening the reaction ? Please help spread the word about The Acne.org Regimen by telling a friend who could benefit or using social media to share your success. Most people who try it love it, but there are a few who report it breaks them out.......there are other oils which work in a similar way you could try...Emu oil, Manuka oil... You can post now and register later. But if the breakouts are pretty bad I'd think about stopping.   Your link has been automatically embedded. This 2.5% benzoyl peroxide treatment is gel-based... Overly dry skin perpetuates the acne cycle... Glycolic Acid (a.k.a. Jojoba oil also provides a deep cleansing action of the skin. It's more of a wax, when it 'sets', than an oil, so I don't know what kind of effect it would have on skin. Clear editor. Acne prevents people from facing the world and living fully. When treating acne, it is important to avoid irritation.. Upload or insert images from URL. Jojoba oil helps with moisture, flakes, and some skin roughness. 8 oz. Is this good to use as a moisturizer or is it treatment???? 100% Ad-free. Do you have acne on your back and/or chest? I'm using it instead mixed with conditioner for my hair, and also after flat-ironing in place of anti frizz serum. You can post now and register later. It's not going to break you out and can actually fool your skin into producing less oil. On the treatment side, it's supposed to help with scarring and at controlling the skin's oil production. 100% Ad-free. I'm about to stop using it but thats not because its bad, I just want to move on to something new. I'm a week in and still getting small breakouts I didn't get before. Clear editor. I've been using jojoba oil for about one year now. This 2.5% benzoyl peroxide treatment is gel-based... Overly dry skin perpetuates the acne cycle... Glycolic Acid (a.k.a. Do red/dark marks from previous acne linger on your skin. I'm proud to provide the truth about acne, based on fully-referenced science, and I'm also proud to recommend a. Besides that, it is completely non-comedogenic and actually helps prevent breakouts and fight acne. × I've been using it for about 2 weeks, and while it does make my skin soft I think it's also causing it to break out. Upload or insert images from URL. Did your skin clear on the jojoba oil? Acne.org Community; Over-the-counter acne medications and products; Acne.org. If it's minor, I'd keep at it. I know this might seem like its not very good, but I'm sure it has helped my skin look healthier within the past year. Jojoba oil is non-comedogenic (won't clog pores)... More. Who Gets Body Acne More--Males or Females? As sebum production falls, the symptoms of acne clear off and the skin becomes significantly less oily. Therefore, a feedback mechanism cuts off the production of more sebum. My forehead felt really bumpy and every day I got a new big deep spot, and my cheeks and eyes got really really dry. I never broke out horribly though. Jojoba oil didn't break me out, but I didn't think it was fantastic on its own as a moisturizer so I now just use it to remove makeup and mix a couple drops in with my liquid foundation to make it dewy. It may help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. I know many of you use jojoba oil...this board convinced me to try it! Soaps or Cleansers: Which Is Better for Acne-prone Skin. Content …   Your previous content has been restored. I've been using it for more than a year now. × Display as a link instead, × According to Scant Research, Males Experience Body Acne Slightly More than Females, Powerful Molecule Contained in Licorice Root Extract. Regular Acne vs. Cystic Acne: What's the Difference. Upload or insert images from URL. Yes, Benzoyl Peroxide Is Safe and Effective. Acne.org Organic Jojoba Oil: For extra moisture, you can add 5-6 drops of jojoba oil into your moisturizer starting from day 1. I'm proud to provide the truth about acne, based on fully-referenced science, and I'm also proud to recommend a. So it's yr call. I don't really know if it's the Jojoba Oil, but I heard it has a minor purging effect on your skin. I have combination skin and was skeptical of the acne.org line, but have found the line to be very effective. We accept no advertisements. Depends on the brand Desert Essence the Organic one works amazingly for me!! 100% Ad-free. Here's how they differ. Acne.org does not advertise. I'm proud to provide the truth about acne, based on fully-referenced science, and I'm also proud to recommend a, Over-the-counter acne medications and products. I tried it a few weeks ago as a moisturiser, over my quinoderm, and wow my face reacted badly! Acne.org Cleanser; 8 oz. Anyone else use jojoba oil? 12. The next day I got 2 new small whiteheads.   You cannot paste images directly. As jojoba is very similar to your natural skin oils it tricks the skin into thinking it is already oily and therefore does not need to produce anymore. Do you have acne on your back and/or chest?   Pasted as rich text. Copyright © 1996 - 2020 Daniel W. Kern. Many people use it alone as their moisturizer or else they add a few drops to their favorite moisturizer. I would particularly recommend this as an overnight moisturizer to anybody who suffers from dry, flaky skin as it soothes and softens the skin nicely. oil is bad news for acne should avoid contact with your problerm areas. I also read somewhere that it helps eliminate blackheads and whiteheads, although that claim probably varies with each jojoba article. My skin just needed time to adjust, but once it did the jojoba ensured I had no flakes. Jump to content. You can also add jojoba oil to AHA+. Please help spread the word about The Acne.org Regimen by telling a friend who could benefit or using social media to share your success. Avoid Soap.   Pasted as rich text. When treating acne, it is important to avoid irritation.. Jojoba oil is a really good moisturizer and helps to soothe the skin, but I only use it at night because it leaves the skin looking very shiny, it does not absorb into the skin. It Comes with Manageable Side Effects That Decrease with Continued Use. I don't remember how long it took to adjust, I just know it did. It does help with healing exising pimples and might prevent them too.I'm not really sure but everyone's skin is different and they are reviews and feedback on this product that say it does heal their acne.... You can post now and register later. Crossfire, October 14, 2006 in Over-the-counter acne medications and products. bumpintheroad, September 9, 2006 in The Acne.org Regimen. I do occasionally use it on my hair though, as a deep conditioning type treatment.. it does a great job! I have oily, acne-prone skin. When using the other acne.org products, my skin started to become dry (normal) and so I used a small amount of jojoba oil mixed with the moisturizer; and voila, hydrated skin but no breakouts. How long can I expect my skin to be like this?   You cannot paste images directly. When you started using jojoba oil, did it cause an initial breakout or anything else undesireable? Acne prevents people from facing the world and living fully. Thanks for any input. Clear editor. If you do a search on Jojoba oil you will find piles upon piles of posts relating to it. My problem though is that I think I have used it for so long that my skin now feels that when the jojoba oil is on my face that this is its natural oilyness level, and therefore during the day when I dont use jojoba oil it tries to create more oil to balance it up. So Far, Research Isn't Promising, but Scientists Are Still Testing New Zinc Compounds. I tried it a few weeks ago as a moisturiser, over my quinoderm, and wow my face reacted badly! zelda, January 5, 2005 in Store brand Regimen supplies. I had that problem. Sign in to Follow 0. Paste as plain text instead, × If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.   Your link has been automatically embedded. King Rat 1 . Paste as plain text instead, × All rights reserved. Ive been using it for about 2 weeks, and while it does make my skin soft I think its also causing it to break out. YouTube and Instagram are popular places to share, but anywhere is fine :-). When you started using jojoba oil, did it cause an initial breakout or anything else undesireable? Mild Liquid Facial Cleansers Are Best for Acne-prone Skin. Display as a link instead, ×   Your link has been automatically embedded. Do you have acne on your back and/or chest? I have never had an adverse reaction to jojoba oil, not even when first using it. Copyright © 1996 - 2020 Daniel W. Kern. Display as a link instead, × Search In. These properties suggest that jojoba oil could help you avoid breakouts as well as promote healing for mild acne.   Your previous content has been restored. When jojoba oil is used to treat acne, it tricks the skin into assuming the amount of sebum produced is already high. I've heard about initial breakouts, but I couldn't stand going on with the routine so I switched back to my Superdrug Vit E moisturiser and my skin cleared right back up. Anyone stuck with jojoba oil long enough to know if the initial breakout clears up? Not sure whether to stop or not? I know it's not supposed to, but I believe it is the source as nothing else in my skin regimen has changed - though I guess it could be a huge coincidence.