The previous post on Acne Story (read here) talked about how I decided to change dermatologist in the past. I’ve been talking about my past experiences and hasn’t been talking about my current skin condition. Many have been giving me words of encouragement, but I haven’t managed to tell them about my current skin condition. I […]Read more "ACNE STORY IV: Current Update On Skin"
“O my God, I trust in You; let me not be ashamed; let not my enemies triumph over me. Indeed, let no one who waits on You be ashamed” (Ps. 25:2–3 nkjv). Waiting. How much that action bothers us. Things that require waiting such as exams result, medical diagnosis, job application and election result (Yes, just like […]Read more "Waiting on God is Active Trust in Him"
Over the past few weeks I’ve been sharing my Acne Story (read the last post here) and I’ve been sharing a little bit of here and there about how I feel. I hope that my cringeworthy picture won’t just be up on display to bring cringes to those who see them, but hopefully it can raise awareness of how […]Read more "What Having Severe Acne Has Taught Me"
The last acne story picked up on how the medications from my dermatologist, Dr. A, didn’t work like it used to. (Please note, the ‘A’ in Dr. A doesn’t stand as an initial of the doctor, but rather as an order from the first doctor to the second and so on) Weeks of medication didn’t […]Read more "ACNE STORY III: Changing Dermatologist to Dr. B"
I’ll be talking about my first uncontrollable breakout that I had. Remember what I said about having a similar feeling like Cinderella? Whereas everything changed overnight? before the breakout (notice whereas all is clear?) breakout on the forehead (notice the small bumps?) Once I was back in town, the first thing that I did […]Read more "ACNE STORY II: First Breakout and Dermatologist"
“In the beginning God created…..” Wait, wait! Those are first few words within the Bible. But, that’s not what I actually meant. As there’s always a story behind everything, I’ll start from telling how my skin was, in the beginning. I had a pretty clear skin to begin with. Zits were only around my t-zone. What […]Read more "ACNE STORY I: “In the beginning….”"
Hi everyone! Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Clarissa and I’m based in Jakarta, Indonesia. Otters, whales, and piano are few of my favorite things. I’ve decided to start writing a blog to share about my skin. I hope that my blog will be helpful and raise awareness of the negative impact that […]Read more "Introduction"