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Salicylic acid (2%).
Ammonium lauryl sulfate, ammonium xylenesulfonate, citric acid, DMDM hydantoin, fragrance, menthol, PPG-5-Ceteth-20, purified water, simethicone, sodium borate, tetrasodium EDTA.
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|Stridex Daily Care Acne Pads with Salicylic Acid, Maximum Strength, 90 ea
updated: 05/26/2016 19:19 UTC
|Stridex Daily Care Acne Pads with Salicylic Acid, Maximum Strength 90 ea
updated: 05/26/2016 19:19 UTC
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While on this product I was using Oxy 10% bp wash and my skin was still pretty bad. Then once I stopped Oxy and only used this, my skin was REALLY bad. I was also using a moisturizer.
This is a good product if you have very light-moderate acne.
After trying many products, I determined Salicylic Acid doesn't help my acne (BP does though). I could see this helping light acne.
I use these only periodically when my skin is at its worst. It helps clear up pimples faster than without treatment. However, it dries my skin too much for me to use daily.
What I do is wash my face, gently rub these pads over the worst acne, and go to bed. Don't use the pads to "scrub." Use gently to apply the medication. Moisturizing is up to you. I hate having a chemical cornucopia on my face, so I don't moisturize when I use this.
Good product that has cleared me up better than most others I have tried, including Dan's Regimen.
It didn't clear me up as much as I would like but it is a good product that is inexpensive and easy to use with little side effects (if you have oily skin)
Background: I have regular acne problems since 15 and even now I have regular breakouts (say around 4-5 noticeable ones every week) and VERY oily skin that my mobile gets oily after each use and will require at least 2 blotting papers every 2-3 hours in summer (oil not sweat)
Comment: After the +ve reviews on acne.org forum, managed to get some from internet and tried for a week now. It works prefectly on my skin, even though it did dry my skin around the mouth area the very first use but it was all good after the second but a moisturiser is a must with this product i guess. Since i heard people saying this could dry out my skin, therefore i only use 1 pad per day after work/going out (i always feels like i could get dirt n germs after going out), the whole "jar" cost AUD9.00 including postage with 90 pads so it costs only $3.00 per month to me and this looks like a perfect solution so far.
p.s. for those who cant find this products, try the largest online auction site - [link removed] and you should able to get from there~ good luck
its cheap, but it works because i have really oily skin
it helps clear up acne pretty quickly because it just dries up everything
i tried a lot of products before and i still had a lot of acne, this is the only thing that works
:-( It was hurty boo boo
This product did nothing for me. I used it when I had mild acne, and it never made a difference. I still developed pimples with the same frequency. I think that the main ingredient, salicylic acid, is an anti-inflammatory, so it probably just makes things less red for a little while, not less infected.
its good when used with other products to clear up acne, it works great for getting off oils on your face because you can see it on the pad after your done