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Does salicylic acid normally fix acne faster than benzoyl peroxide?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

They work by different mechanisms one is keratolytic and peels salicylic acid and the other kills bacteria.
The two can be used in combination.

In brief: No

They work by different mechanisms one is keratolytic and peels salicylic acid and the other kills bacteria.
The two can be used in combination.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Roger Friedman
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depends

Certain products work better for individuals than others.
You need to try one for several weeks and if no improvement move on to another option.

In brief: Depends

Certain products work better for individuals than others.
You need to try one for several weeks and if no improvement move on to another option.
Dr. Roger Friedman
Dr. Roger Friedman
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