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Should benzoyl peroxide be used before or after salicylic acid to treat acne?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology
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In brief: Acne

There would be better penetration of your benzoyl peroxide into the skin if put on after salicyclic acid.

In brief: Acne

There would be better penetration of your benzoyl peroxide into the skin if put on after salicyclic acid.
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