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Benzoyl peroxide bacne

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: Please consult the site given below for home remedies. You may need to try more than one treatment to see what works best for you. http://www.webmd.c ... Read More

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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Acne medication: Benzoyl peroxide is a common treatment for mild acne. It kills P. acnes, the bacteria involved in the formation of acne. It works well in combination ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Polecritti
18 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: Probably the most common active ingredient in most acne skin care products.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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No: Usually not. But each application should follow through cleansing of previous.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Walker
25 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: From the company website: The DermaWand® also delivers enriched oxygen. The oxygen bathes the skin, soothing your senses with a fresh and clean fragra ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
4-12 weeks: Benzoyl peroxide will improve acne in 4 weeks or less and continue to show improvement up to 12 weeks.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
Moistrizer: Apply moisturizer first and if necessary decrease frequency of application to every other day. Short contact time with wash rather than cream will sti ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. HECTOR Franco
46 years experience Dermatology
Varies: Benzoyl peroxide (bpo) is a good acne medication but people with dry skin tendencies will see their dry skin get worse. Stopping the bpo helps and us ... Read More
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Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
A month or: two.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Steckelman
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: Most pts. Have too much local reaction with 10 %.

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