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proactive plus and pregnancy??

So i was using proactive plus bedore i knew i was pregnant once i found out i stopped. My skin was looking really good now that its been a couple of months my skin is starting to get oily and ugh breakouts... has anybidy used it during pregnancy or any other acne treatment?
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8628831 tn?1407267564
Using acne products is sort of like dying your hair during pregnancy
Theyre not sure of how much of the chemicals is absorbed and if they harm the baby etc. Different drs have different takes on if theyre okay to use or not. The best advice i can give you is to tell your dr your using it, and use it after your out of the first trimester because thats when the anatomy is forming.
I use stridex pads occasionally because i get acne a lot ): it *****.
973741 tn?1342342773
Hi.  Any medication you ingest for acne is not recommended when pregnant.  However, things like proactive are up for debate.  Mostly the ingredients shouldn't be harmful but the company recommends you run it by your doctor before using it.  goo dluck
8377023 tn?1399509160
My ob said that you can use nuetrogena naturals
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