When I was younger, I was an active child. I was slim and athletic and enjoyed lots of different sports and activities. I biked, took swimming lessons, did Jiu-Jitsu, cheerleading, I played competitive soccer and games with friends. I was a happy kid.
Then puberty struck! I began to struggle with my skin.
This was me (below) during a trip to Europe. I still believed in exercise, but my diet was keeping me from having a balanced body. I started to take medication to help with my situation.
I used topical creams, antibiotics and eventually turned to Accutane (something I would never recommend to anyone!!).
My skin was my worst nightmare!
It depressed me constantly as I could never forget that it was there. The more stringent I was about the medication, the worse it got! I couldn’t understand what I was doing wrong.
I thought I had a good…
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