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... Salycic acid is obviously the weaker. It's good for small, mild acne that just occours with many teens. They use an Oxy pad for a night and their pimple might be gone the next day. ... (6 replies)
... I know these are the two medical ingredients we are supposed to look for in over the counter products, but is one better than the other?? why arent there prodcuts that contain both?? would it be smart to use a cleanser with benzoyl peroxide in the morning and one with salycic (sp?) acid at night? or is it better to stick with just one...what is the difference between the... (6 replies)
... sometimes some big ones, and I even have consistent, little pimples on the forehead now that never go away, which I never really used to have those. ... (4 replies)

... Salicylic acid is great for unclogging pores and exfoliating the skin. Benzoyl peroxide actually kills bacteria. ... (6 replies)
... For mild to moderate acne, they found that BP had the same results as the prescription meds, only at a cheaper cost. Everyone is different though, and dermatologists can make different mixes of medicines and find the best combination of topicals for you. ... (4 replies)
Salycic Acid?
Jun 28, 2007
... When I was a teenager I had mild acne and salicylic acid worked for me. Now as an adult at 22 salicylic acid seems to break me out, when used in a cleanser form. When used in a gel form it works at first, but eventually stops. ... (3 replies)
... skin. I like Neutrogena Healthy Skin or Cetaphil Moisturizing Lotion. ProActiv has some ingredients that can cause extra irritation. It has glycolic acid, bp and salycilic acid I believe. ... (4 replies)
... You need to go to the derm and get a scipt for something better. ... (4 replies)
... A Micro, and some other one I can't remember the name, but none of them really did much except irritate the heck out of my skin. ... (4 replies)
... They might say that because of excessive drying. I did not notice any difference between using em both and using them separate. ... (6 replies)
... not sure what exactly it could do, and i think ill give it a try anyway! ... (6 replies)
Nov 11, 2000
... you can try products with benzoyl peroxide and salycic acid, these always seem to help my acne and make sure not to use anything that will aggravate existing bumps (1 replies)
... If possible, use both. I use to use aveeno bar along with clearacil acne bar. Would lather one in each hand and rub together then wash my face. This way your getting the exfoliation and cleansing benefits of SA and the bacteria killing and cleansing of the BP. ... (6 replies)
Clogged Pores?
Apr 6, 2002
... is it best to leave them untouched and allow them to fallout on their own? ... (30 replies)
... but seemed to work for some of them. Sure, most of those products don't work for most people, but you can't speak for everybody. What do you mean by salicylic acid does whatever it wants? ... (18 replies)
... and wear the lotion all day. The first week I wore the lotion, I started breaking out with little zits really bad, but it has since stopped and the pimples are slowly going away. One of the posters was probably right, all that gunk probably did have to come up to the surface! ... (18 replies)
... Salicylic acid cleansers don't work for most. They usually make my acne worse. As for the lotions and gels, some make get an allergic or unsuccessful reaction. I now want to stop using any harsh chemicals on my skin. ... (18 replies)
... Use your search engine and look up resistant bacteria or benzoyl peroxide resistant bacteria. You say it is a proven scientific fact that benzoyl peroxide cannot breed drug resistant bacteria, but this was the same belief for triclosan some decades ago. ... (18 replies)
... Salicylic products do work for some people. I have been using Aveeno Foaming Face Wash and Moisturizer and it has been working. I like the feel and it controls my acne. So it does work for some people. Oh by the way, benzoyl peroxide can never become resistent on the skin. ... (18 replies)
... Are you using a salicylic acid cleanser or a lotion or gel? ... (18 replies)

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