Pete Davidson Just Got Real About His Struggle With Cystic Acne
That extra care, Davidson said, includes taking isotretinoin, better known as Accutane, the controversial oral drug used to treat severe acne. The ingredient, which is a vitamin A derivative, works to destroy the
oil glands that cause acne, dermatologist Dennis Gross, MD, previously explained to 
Refinery29. “Now I’m on Accutane, so I’ve been told I’m gonna be a little bit of a BITCH for the next six months,” Davidson said in the interview (yes, verbatim).