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What do I have in common with Oprah Winfrey or why after months of clear skin I am breaking out again?

Oprah Winfrey and I have something in common. I remember her saying that after she wrote her book on dieting, she managed to put on weight again and had to go back to her book to see how she lost weight then....So I found myself in a similar situation. I had clear skin for months and wrote about it, but then in the past two weeks I've had break outs that I couldn't understand. I used my lovely Shiseido spot targeting gel, but the inflammations were too persistent and this brilliant gel didn't help much. I was clearing one spot with the gel, but another one would come up and then another...Sigh....

At first I blamed it on Easter. Did I have a bit too much chocolate? I don't think so. Only two large chocolate eggs. Surely that's not too much? Did I have too many hot cross buns?? Yes... perhaps.

Then I blamed it on the new supplements that I was taking. One of them was Resveratrol which detoxifies the liver ( amongst other things). Liver detoxifiers can give headaches …