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Hi guys, what would be better to use to prevent/clear pimples? Paula's choice 2% BHA gel, or neutrogena on the spot(BP). i dont have bad acne, only a couple pimples, so im not sure whats better because i barely have bad acne.

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It depends on what kind of acne you have. Are the pimples red, inflamed bumps, sore to the touch or have a yellow pus center, or instead kind of smaller, harder, clogged pores or bumps? BP is definitely the way to go for the former, but probably BHA for the latter. If you only get a couple of rather small pimples at a time, you might just stick with spot-treating with whichever treatment you prefer rather than subject your skin to a long period of dryness and adjustment. 10% BP would actually be better than 2.5% if you spot-treat, too, since it will dry out individual pimples pretty well. (You don't want to use it all over your face, though, which is why it is not recommended for the regimen.)

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