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A 26-year-old female asked:

Used benzoyl peroxide (benzac 2.5%) for acne and my face became red and in few min had rashes all over the face. its been a week and i still have them?

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Dr. Robert Stachler
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 33 years experience
Rash: Try se cortisone steroid creame over the counter wash your face with a gentle cleanser like cetaphil or baby shampoo. Good luck. It it persists one more week see your family doctor or dermatologist.
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