Acne Treatment Q&A
Benzoyl Peroxide + Acne Treatment
Should Benzoylperoxide Be Applied Everyday All over the Face to Prevent Newbreakouts or Just on Active Acne Lesions?
There is a v.popular acne website that advocates the generous use of benzoylperoxide every night and day,to combat acne and to prevent new breakouts... READ MORE
Previously, I only applied Benzoyl peroxide 2.5 pimples on my forehead. But last week i decided to apply benzoyl peroxde to my cheeks where there are... READ MORE
I am using aloe vera, directly from the plant to moisturize my face, because I am using 10% Benzoyl peroxide to treat my acne. Do you think aloe vera... READ MORE
I've been using this cream for my acne called Duac for about 4 years. At first it did work, but now, it isnt doing anything anymore. I found out... READ MORE
I used benzoyl peroxide a few pimples and now I have a cluster of small bumps on my face where it was applied. They aren't painful or itchy. Will... READ MORE
I have acne all my life. But never this bed usually it disappears. I am using cliniques 3 step & I am on an antibiotic (erythromycin) my acne is... READ MORE
Hi I'm 26 years old and suffered from acne, blackheads, whiteheads for 10 years. How long should I use Benzoyl Peroxide for?
I'm using Benzac AC Benzoyl Proxide from last two days. I wan to know for how long I need to use BP? Will it help to remove and prevent acne for... READ MORE
A week ago I started using the Clinique 3 step programme for acne with its 2.5% Benzoyl Peroxide cream (first time BP but not with 3 step) and my face... READ MORE
I'm 14 and have bad back acne all over my back and chest.. Any suggestions for a natural effective way to get rid of it fast?
I've already met a dermatologist who has suggested me a benzoyl peroxide creamy wash and i've been using it for quite some time now but my bacne has... READ MORE
I've had this back acne for over a decade now and I'm desperate to get rid of it. I've tried salicylic acid washes, 10% benzoyl washes, every kind you... READ MORE
Can I use Benzoyl Peroxide & Tretinoin? Best moisturizer with SPF that won't leave face oily and shiny for acne prone skin?
I am using Tretinoin 0.1 gel in the PM & clindaymcin gel 0.1 gel in the AM. I don't like the clindaymcin but from past skin care practices I like... READ MORE
I recently bought benzagel (benzoyl peroxide) and used it on some mild acne on my forehead, cheeks & temple. I stopped using it after 2.5 days. The... READ MORE
Is there a product similar to benzoyl peroxide that dermatologists would prescribe to patients other than retinoids?
I read that benzoyl peroxide kills acne bacteria. I tried Clinique benzoyl peroxide and thought it worked much better than salicylic acid but it... READ MORE
I have mild acne on face and most of the time it is manegable and responds to medications, In the past I have been prescribed birth control pills and... READ MORE
I am a 38 year old woman and have embarrassing acne on my chin and jawline. I have cysts and smaller pimples. I am on 100mg of spirinolactone and... READ MORE
I never suffered from acne. (I'm 19) these bumps appeared out of nowhere! Whenever i tried to extract on my own they inflamed and the pimples left... READ MORE
I was prescribed Clindamycin/Benzoyl Peroxide as a topical acne treatment to be used every morning. My derm said it was okay to use makeup over it..... READ MORE
I'm curious as to whether the use of acne treatments such as benzoyl peroxide can be more damaging than good and how long is too long to use them. I... READ MORE
I recently used a 10% benzoyl peroxide lotion on small spots I had on my face, only to wake up the next morning with giant red blotches where the... READ MORE