- Offers the power of maximum strength benzoyl peroxide but with less irritation and redness
- Contains 5% benzoyl peroxide (as effective as 10% benzoyl peroxide, but with less irritation and dryness)
- Dual-action, micronized formula penetrates deep into pores to absorb excess oil, while releasing a gentle moisturizer that won't clog pores
- Can be used to effectively treat acne or "maskne" caused by wearing face masks or facial coverings
- 5% Benzoyl Peroxide
- AC (Acrylate Copolymer)
HOW TO USE:
Wet face. Gently massage all over face for about 20-30 seconds, avoiding the eye area. Rinse thoroughly and pat dry. Because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily then gradually increase to two or three times daily if needed or as directed by a doctor. If bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, reduce use to once a daily or every other day. If going outside, apply sunscreen after using this product. If irritation or sensitivity develops, stop use of both products and ask a doctor.
Precautions: For external use only. When using this product skin irritation and dryness is more likely to occur if you are using another topical acne medication at the same time. If irritation occurs, only use one topical acne medication at a time. Avoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreen. Avoid contact with the eyes, lips, and mouth. Avoid contact with hair and dyed fabrics which may be bleached by this product. Skin irritation may occur characterized by redness, burning, itching, peeling, or possibly swelling. Irritation may be reduced by using the product less frequently or in a lower concentration. Do not use if you have very sensitive skin, are sensitive to benzoyl peroxide. Stop use and ask a doctor if: Irritation becomes severe. Keep out of reach of children: If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.