Benzoyl peroxide acne spot treatment
Our best spot treatment for acne reduces the number and severity of acne blemishes, pimples, blackheads and whiteheads. Formulated with 5.5% micronized benzoyl peroxide and micro-exfoliating lipo-hydroxy acid, this acne spot treatment provides fast and visible results in less than 3 days.
- Red, raised pimples
- Clogged pores
- Sensitive skin
- Acne-prone skin
- Oily skin
- Approved for use for ages 13 and up
- Acne spot treatment reduces 60% of acne in 10 days
- Dual action: reduces the number and severity of blemishes and clears blackheads/whiteheads
- Non-drying, oil-free, fast absorbing texture
- Can be used as a spot treatment or all over face
How to use
Step 1: Use after cleansing skin thoroughly
Step 2: Apply a thin layer to acne spots or all over the affected areas 1-3 times daily
Step 3: Use in association with SPF protection.
- Avoid eye area.
- Can be used alone or as Step 3 of the Effaclar Dermatological Acne System
- For full directions, refer to the Drug Facts on the packaging
5.5% Benzoyl Peroxide: A common and effective acne ingredient with fast acting properties. Effaclar Duo uses micronized benzoyl peroxide; milled to a consistent small size that allows for deep penetration into the pores. An ideal choice for those concerned with red, raised acne blemishes and pimples.
Lipo-Hydroxy Acid: Also known as LHA, it's a derivative of salicylic acid, and has exfoliating and skin surface renewing properties.
Glycerin: Derived from vegetable sources, it's an excellent humectant. It helps hydrate skin by absorbing water from the surrounding environment.
Silica: A type of powder with a spherical bead shape that provides a silky feel and soft focus effect. It is lightweight and is able to absorb a significant amount of oil from skin.
5.5% BENZOYL PEROXIDE
WATER • ISOSTEARYL ALCOHOL • GLYCERIN • PENTYLENE GLYCOL • SILICA • CARBOMER • CAPRYLOYL SALICYLIC ACID • POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE • TOCOPHERYL ACETATE • ACRYLATES/C10-30 ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER • DISODIUM EDTA • EPILOBIUM ANGUSTIOFLIUM FLOWER/LEAF/STEM EXTRACT.