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Hello. i've finished a cycle of accutane 6months ago, and for some reason, im having some breakouts, maybe because of the make-up i was using. My doctor said it's normal, and gave me Differin and Solugel 8%(Benzoyle Peroxide 8%). Sometimes, using it, i get some redness.

But i reading the regimen instruction, i saw BP 2.5%. Is BP 8% too irritating for the skin???

Another question.... the BP i just put OVER the zits, right? i do not have to cover my face with it like Differin, right??

Thank u very much!

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Like Dan said, using a stronger BP like 8% isnt always best. If i was you, try getting hold of a product with a lower percentage of BP in (i think Neutrogena on-the-spot is recommended, which is 2.5%). I use Brevoxyl which is 4% BP and that gives me alittle redness but nothing i cant cope with.

I definatley think that the 8% is to irritating for the skin, and also, you don't just put it on the spot, but all over the affected area.

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