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Pimples near eye area, how to safely handle?

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So I'm 2.5 weeks into the Regimen, good stuff so far. My only issue is handling the pimples that are near my eyes. Dan says that he stays about 1 inch away from his eyes when he applies BP, but I have pimples as close as 1/4" away.

I've been applying BP close to my eyes anyways, though sometimes I feel like some of it is getting on my eyelids. Although, that is most likely the BP from my forehead/nose when I sweat. Regardless, how do I safely apply BP so it doesn't irritate my eyes. Thank you!

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The skin around your eyes is only about a tenth as thick as the skin elsewhere on your face, and is very sensitive, so applying BP to that delicate skin isn't a good idea. If you're breaking out around your eyes, I'd suggest just being very careful and letting the acne there heal on its own.

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