Zinc

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4.4

51 reviews

94%
would repurchase
4.3/5
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3.0
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7 years ago

I bought zinc from the brand Now Foods (Optizinc - 30mg), which also have copper in it. I take the birth control pill for birth control purposes (obviously) but it never did anything for my acne. I...

About reviewer (70 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Medium

EyesHazel



5.0
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7 years ago

I swear by zinc. I buy the HEB brand and it tastes and smells sweet, so that's a plus! I began taking two 50mg pills every night, which took effect after about a month. My skin was flawless. After...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Tan

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


4.0
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7 years ago

I went through high school without so much as a single blemish and always had porcelain baby skin. After discontinuing birth control, my skin was never the same and I was always getting big, nasty,...

About reviewer (19 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair, Warm

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen


4.0
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8 years ago

I'm one of those girls who have hormonal acne. I've tried hormonal (birth control) treatment for years and it used to work for me, but in the last year I coudn't stand the side effects of the...

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown


5.0
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8 years ago

I have finally cured myself of acne. I've had horrible acne since college, mostly due to hormone imbalance and stress. At first I tried all sorts of topical solutions and of course they didn't...

About reviewer (98 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOily, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


3.0
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8 years ago

I've been taking for a week now, bare in mind I wouldn't say I have acne id say I have spots its not that bad but considering until a year or so ago my skin was amazing its been difficult for me to...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinNormal, Olive

HairBrown

EyesBrown


5.0
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8 years ago

**UPDATE May 1st 2013 upped my zinc intake to 100-150mg (temporarily) and skin improved DRAMATICALLY. it has been 8 weeks since i've taken zinc and skin has improved immensely. just...

About reviewer (7 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinSensitive, Medium Brown

HairBrunette

EyesBlack


4.0
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8 years ago

I did a ton of research on zinc before I gave it a shot and I wish I took this path 2 years ago. I am currently taking 30mg of zinc because my body is so small and don't want to harm it. At the...

About reviewer (20 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Not Sure

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown


5.0
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8 years ago

I wanted to give this a try after my last break-out. First off, my skin has been less oily. Which is a big positive. I haven't had any break-outs since my last one (I tend to suffer from cystic...

About reviewer (213 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue


3.0
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8 years ago

Initially I was taking a 25mg pill but after 3 days I suffered all the adverse sickness reactions people have warned about despite taking with a meal like everyone has pointed out so I stopped...

About reviewer (82 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Dark, Warm

HairBrown, Kinky, Other

EyesBrown



3.0
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7 years ago

I bought zinc from the brand Now Foods (Optizinc - 30mg), which also have copper in it. I take the birth control pill for birth control purposes (obviously) but it never did anything for my acne. I...

About reviewer (70 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Medium

EyesHazel



5.0
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7 years ago

I swear by zinc. I buy the HEB brand and it tastes and smells sweet, so that's a plus! I began taking two 50mg pills every night, which took effect after about a month. My skin was flawless. After...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Tan

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


4.0
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7 years ago

I went through high school without so much as a single blemish and always had porcelain baby skin. After discontinuing birth control, my skin was never the same and I was always getting big, nasty,...

About reviewer (19 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair, Warm

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen


4.0
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8 years ago

I'm one of those girls who have hormonal acne. I've tried hormonal (birth control) treatment for years and it used to work for me, but in the last year I coudn't stand the side effects of the...

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown


5.0
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8 years ago

I have finally cured myself of acne. I've had horrible acne since college, mostly due to hormone imbalance and stress. At first I tried all sorts of topical solutions and of course they didn't...

About reviewer (98 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOily, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown




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