Benzac AC 2.5% Gel Description:
Benzac AC 2.5% contains benzoyl peroxide as an active ingredient. It acts as a keratolytic and bactericidal agent. It kills acne-causing bacteria and helps in shedding dead skin by weakening the keratin layer. It can also have a soothing effect on the skin by retaining moisture.
Benzac AC 2.5% Gel is an antimicrobial agent that treats acne commonly referred to as pimples. It kills acne causing bacteria and prevents acne breakouts. You must follow a healthy skin care regimen when using this product. Avoid using any products that may irritate or dry your skin, such as alcohol-based products, cosmetics or soaps that dry your skin, or medicated cosmetics.
Itching, Dry skin, Burning sensation, Erythema (redness of the skin), flaky skin, Tingling sensation
This medicine is intended for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration recommended by your doctor. Check the label for instructions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying unless hands are the affected area.
Instructions for Use:
Wash skin with a mild cleanser before applying this product and pat dry. Apply this product in a thin layer once or twice, or as directed by your doctor or pharmacist. You should avoid exposure to sunlight while using this product, if unavoidable, use it in the evening. Do not use more or less of this product, or more often than prescribed by your doctor or pharmacist.
How does Benzac AC 2.5% Gel work?
It kills acne-causing bacteria. It also helps in removing dead skin by softening the top layer of the skin.
Does Benzac AC 2.5% Gel remove scars?
This product may not be effective in removing scars as it is an acne remedy.
How should I apply Benzac AC 2.5% gel?
You should remove all makeup. Wash your hands and affected area and dry gently. Using your fingertips, apply a thin layer of Benzac AC 2.5% Gel Cream to the affected skin. Apply it all over the acne area, not just each spot. Wash hands thoroughly with water after applying.
Should Benzac AC 2.5% Gel be left overnight?
At the beginning of treatment, Benzac AC 2.5% gel is usually used once a day in the evening. The area is not washed off after applying Benzac AC 2.5% Gel, so it can be left overnight if you do not feel irritation. However, if irritation develops, consult a physician.