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Is benzoyl peroxide a bleach?? or a type of bleach..?? does it contain bleach?? how does it really work??? is it really harmful for skin like bleach?

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Dr. William Jenkins answered

Specializes in Anesthesiology

It whitens by oxidation, but bleach you use to wash clothes uses chlorine

Answered May 21, 2017

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