I am 25 years old and maintain a somewhat healthy diet, I am active and have never had any problems with my skin. I am 25 years old and maintain a somewhat healthy diet, I am active and have never had any problems with my skin. The pills are small and circle-shaped and very easy to swallow, and it comes in a very convenient package with the days of the week labelled. The pills are small and circle-shaped and very easy to swallow, and it comes in a very convenient package with the days of the week labelled. No nausea, no weight gain (although my boobs are a little bigger now), and my skin has cleared up. In addition, my menstrual cycle is now regulated (beforehand, I would get my period once every four months) and the cramps are pretty much non-existent. Within the first two months, I was experiencing some vaginal dryness, but I'm not sure if it was due to the birth control. In terms of cramping, irritability, weight gain, blemishes, and cravings it has worked the same as Alesse/Aviane did.