Benzoyl Peroxide is usually used in skin care products meant to treat acne, learn more about how benzoyl peroxide works in skin care. It is typically used in a treatment product such as an all over gel or at a higher concentration in a spot treatment. It can also be found in cleansers.
For the typical acne treatment, I recommend trying a Salicylic Acid face wash and then following up with an all over Benzoyl Peroxide treatment daily. As needed use a stronger spot treatment just on blemishes. There are some people that respond better to a Benzoyl Peroxide cleanser, then Salicylic Acid treatments, it’s a matter or trial and error to figure out what works best for you. I’ll be discussing how Salicylic Acid works and giving product options for that ingredient next week.
Here are some great benzoyl peroxide skin care products at different price points!