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A 16-year-old female asked:

I've been using benzoyl peroxide and noticed that my face looks more tan. is that reversible?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
Wrong question: If you are asking if benzoyl peroxide will tan your face, the answer is NO. Next questions: What, exactly, do you mean by "more tan"? Are you outside in sun? Ever go tanning? Anything else used on face? Why would you wish to "reverse" it?
Last updated Apr 23, 2016

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