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Can "benzoyl peroxide 5% gel" make pigmentation of the face skin if used for mild acne ?

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Dr. Ibrahim Al-Sanouri
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Maybe

It could cause skin irritation redness and allergic reaction and with repeated exposure and repeated reaction darkness in the skin could happen.

In brief: Maybe

It could cause skin irritation redness and allergic reaction and with repeated exposure and repeated reaction darkness in the skin could happen.
Dr. Ibrahim Al-Sanouri
Dr. Ibrahim Al-Sanouri
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
very unlikely to cause pigmentation
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