How to Prevent Acne After Going Off the Birth Control Pill?

Answer Many women experience acne after going off the birth control pill, even if skin problems were not an issue before they started using it. Stopping birth control triggers acne because it changes horm... Read More »

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Which birth control pill helps acne the best?

On One Hand: Many options reduce androgen production.Some women get acne from an overproduction of androgen, a type of hormone, and a subsequent overproduction of oil. This type of acne may resist ... Read More »

What birth control pill is most effective in acne removal?

On One Hand: Yaz Is Very EffectiveThree oral contraceptives are FDA approved for treating acne: Yaz, Ortho Tri-Cyclen and Estrostep. All three suppress the hormone testosterone that can lead to chr... Read More »

Birth control pill after you had unprotected sex?

ANSWERIf you have unprotected sex and then take the pill that will not cause you to NOT get pregnant. If you are on the pill and miss a day there is a still a possibility but not a greater chance s... Read More »

Can you take the morning after pill if on birth control?

Emergency contraception (the morning after pill) contains progestin and/or estrogen, the same hormones found in hormonal birth control, and can be taken with regular birth control pills. Because th... Read More »