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#1 Mts14

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Posted 05 January 2014 - 08:52 PM

I have a question. I know to some this may be a dumb question, but has anyone ever experienced burning of the skin when using benzoyl peroxide? Is it normal and should I keep going on with it? Thanks.

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Posted 06 January 2014 - 07:46 PM

This is very normal when introducing BP to your skin. It is your skin getting used to the BP. Over a few weeks your skin will adjust and the stinging will go away. To help the stinging subside a bit, use a good moisturizer when using BP.


Morning Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: CeraVe Moisturizing Lotion + Neutrogena Moisture with SPF 15 + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil
 
Evening Routine:
- CLEANSER: Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser/Acne.org Cleanser
- BENZOYL PEROXIDE : 1 pump of The Acne.org 2.5%
- MOISTURIZER: Cetaphil Moilturizing Cream + Acne.org AHA + 5-6 drops of Acne.org Jojoba Oil
 
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- Concealer: MAC Studio Finish Concealer in C25 (for redness)
- Pressed Powder: MAC Select Sheer in NC20 (for mattefying)
- Foundation: Revlon Colorstay for Oily/Combination Skin in Buff (for even skin tone)
- Scrub: St. Ives Apricot Scrub Blemish and Blackhead Control (twice a week in the AM)
- Medication: Diane 35
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