posted on Sep, 27 2011 @ 03:50 PM
Tomatoes may cause problems for some because it's from the nightshade family, which are known to cause inflammation. They often recommend arthritics
I suffered with cystic acne from 24 until 32. After the first year, I became vegan. I held on to the diet three years, watching the condition
steadily worsen. I eliminated caffeine. Nope, still there. It finally went away after seeing a dermatologist who put me on an oral antibiotic for
the cysts, and on a retinoid for the scars. Within a month, no cysts. Within a year, no scars.
I'm not saying this will work for everyone. I resent having to take this route. But I pulled every food out of my diet that could be considered
"impure", ending finally with an allergic reaction to soy. I used tea tree oil, masks, incantations - anything to avoid big pharma. Finally when I
realized it had wrought havoc on my personal life and sense of well-being, I determined it was big pharma for acne, or big pharma to stop the awful
depression. The world has a way of rapidly changing once a smile causes physical pain.
Many people find neem oil very helpful. It doesn't smell pretty, but I use it to avoid sun poisoning, and it works better than any sunscreen I've