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generalhospitalfan1984 posted:
Which over-the-counter acne treatments contain both salicylic acid and benzoyl peroxide? Because I one I currently own only salicylic acid.
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livehealthier responded:
Although a product that would contain both of these ingredients would be very convenient, it is much more harsh on your skin. It is best to use two different products, one with each ingredient, to avoid completely drying out your skin. When both of these ingredients are together, they create a lot of irritation. Used separately, you can control the amount of each you use, and you will get better results. Remember to use a moisturizer, even if you have oily skin, because it will help tons with the irritation.
 
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generalhospitalfan1984 replied to livehealthier's response:
Thanks for the suggestions.


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