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What are the side effects of benzoyl peroxide if you have no allergey to it?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: Dryness

It can result in dryness and can bleach clothing and other material.
Moisturizer prior to benzoyl peroxide will decrease dryness.

In brief: Dryness

It can result in dryness and can bleach clothing and other material.
Moisturizer prior to benzoyl peroxide will decrease dryness.
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Jennifer Haley
It may also bleach your bedding, clothing, and towels. Some formulations are less irritating than others, even if they are a higher strength.
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