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A 17-year-old male asked:

Used aloe vera gel mixed with tea tree oil on my entire face. and apply benzoyl peroxide cream just on my acne? will it worsen my acne if i do that?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Acne: Some people's skin is very sensitive to Aloe Vera as well as to Tea Tree Oil. Benzoyl peroxide can be quite irritating to acne. There is potential for problems with this concoction of ingredients.

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