This highly effective Benzoyl Peroxide gel 5 % treatment contains an active acne inhibitor to radically reduce the amount and severity of blemishes caused by acne. Quickly, this amazing gel begins to decongest pores, controlling and treating existing acne. Yet it also works long term to help to prevent future occurrences of break outs.
Directions: Thoroughly cleanse the skin before applying treatment. Be sure to cover the entirety of the affected area with a thin layer 1-3 times daily as needed. In order to prevent too much drying of the skin, begin with 1 application daily, then gradually increase to 2 or 3 times daily as needed or as directed by a physician. If excessive dryness or peeling occurs, reduce frequency or application to once per day or once every other day.
Sensitivity Test for a New User: Apply product sparingly to one or two small areas during the first 3 days. If no discomfort occurs, follow the directions stated above.
Warnings: USING OTHER TOPICAL ACNE MEDICATIONS AT THE SAME TIME OR IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING USE OF THIS PRODUCT MAY INCREASE DRYNESS OR IRRITATION OF THE SKIN. IF THIS OCCURS, ONLY ONE MEDICATION SHOULD BE USED UNLESS DIRECTED BY A PHYSICIAN. DO NOT USE ON IRRITATED OR BROKEN SKIN. DO NOT USE ON LARGE AREAS OF THE BODY. STOP USE AND ASK A PHYSICIAN IF RASH, IRRITATION OR SENSITIVITY DEVELOPS AND LASTS. WHEN USING THIS PRODUCT, DO NOT USE IN OR NEAR THE EYES. IF EYE CONTACT ACCIDENTALLY OCCURS, RINSE EYES THOROUGHLY WITH WATER. IF PREGNANT OR BREAST-FEEDING, ASK A PHYSICIAN BEFORE USE. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. IN CASE OF ACCIDENTAL INGESTION, GET MEDICAL HELP OR CONTACT A POISON CONTROL CENTER RIGHT AWAY.
Active Ingredient: Benzoyl Peroxide
Other Ingredients: Water, Hydroxypropyl Starch Phosphate, Glycerin, Propylene Glycol, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Xanthan Gum, Disodium EDTA, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil, Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Ethylparaben, Propylparaben.