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Neutrogena® On-the-Spot® Acne Treatment

BY NEUTROGENA

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4.02 / 5 based on 2,783 Reviews

Description

Benefits:

Some acne spot treatments contain high doses of the acne medication Benzoyl Peroxide, which can irritate skin. It can also cause redness and dryness, which can make acne worse. Our formula contains just 2.5% Benzoyl Peroxide, yet is clinically proven to be so effective that skin starts getting clearer on day 1 – all without over-drying, stinging or burning skin.

This fast working formula is so lightweight that it quickly absorbs into skin. And it goes deep down to the pores to kill the acne bacteria that cause pimples and helps to prevent new ones from forming.

  • Oil-free
  • Non-comoedogenic (won't clog pores)
  • 2.5% Benzoyl Peroxide

How To Use :

  • Clean the skin thoroughly before applying this product.
  • Cover the entire affected area with a thin layer one to three times daily.
  • Because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily, then gradually increase to two or three times daily if needed or as directed by a doctor.
  • If bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, reduce application to once a day or every other day.
  • If going outside, apply sunscreen after using this product.
  • If irritation or sensitivity develops, stop use of both products and ask a doctor.

Active ingredient:

Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% (Acne Medication).

Inactive ingredients :

Water, Carbomer Homopolymer type B, Ethylhexylglycerin, Sodium Hydroxide, Chlorphenesin, Disodium EDTA, Laureth-4, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose.

Purpose : Acne Medication

Use
For the treatment of acne.

Warnings:

For external use only
When using this product
skin irritation and dryness is more likely to occur if you use another topical acne medication at the same time. If irritation occurs, only use one topical acne medication at a time.
Do not use if you
have very sensitive skin
are sensitive to benzoyl peroxide.
When using this product
avoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreen.
avoid contact with the eyes, lips and mouth.
avoid contact with hair or dyed fabrics, which may be bleached by this product.
skin irritation may occur, characterized by redness, burning, itching, peeling, or possibly swelling. Irritation may be reduced by using the product less frequently or in a lower concentration.
Stop use and ask a doctor if
irritation becomes severe.
Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions:

Clean the skin thoroughly before applying this product. Cover the entire affected area with a thin layer one to three times daily. Because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily, then gradually increase to two or three times daily if needed or directed by a doctor. If bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, reduce application to once a day or every other day. If going outside, apply sunscreen after using this product. If irritation or sensitivity develops, stop use of both products and ask a doctor.

Other information: Store at 20°C-25°C (68°F-77°F).

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Neutrogena® On-the-Spot® Acne Treatment
Neutrogena® On-the-Spot® Acne Treatment
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REVIEWS
Valerie A.
Channelview, TX
3 reviews
Have a good acne free face with the Neutrogena OntheSpot Acne Treatment. It really helps to get the look you want!
Allison P.
21 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
Love this. It’s cheap and works pretty well for a quick spot treatment. I would recommend this to a friend for sure
Christie B.
Chester, PA
183 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
One of my favorite acne spot treatments! Can be over drying if you use too much. It does get the job done quickly!
Bree <.
san antonio , TX
14 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
the ‘neutrogena on the spot acne treatment’ helped me so much, i have bad acne and i saw different within TWO DAYS
Maria p.
Lafayette
16 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
This ache treatment helps your zits or pimples dry out and easily go away in a week or so depends how your skin is.
Jasmine V.
Victorville, CA
31 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I love this! As soon as a feel a pimple coming through I just put some on there and the next morning it’ll be gone!
liz d.
14 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
worked great! took the redness and swelling out of my breakout overnight. good to keep on hand for pesky breakouts.
Cristal O.
La Puente
125 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
Really helps to control the redness and it helps the acne to go down and not burst. Also helps to prevent the acne
Casey J.
Kempner, TX
19 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
This does not work for my skin. It dries it out like a scab or doesn't do anything at all. I don't recommend this.
Leah B.
1 review
Great purchase! This relieved such a painful pimple within hours of applying on my face. Would recommend to anyone!
Gabrielle F.
7 reviews
Will this make my face break out if it doesn't work?
Sandra L.
West Covina, CA
36 reviews
If you weren't satisfied with this product, which ones would you recommend?
I have very sensitive skin. Most acne treatments are too harsh on my skin. Do you think this would work for me?
Amelia L.
Oregon, WI
9 reviews
Does this actually work? Is it worth the cheaper price?
Layla G.
6 reviews
I don't have acne, just one or so breakouts, would you recommend this as a quick, fast, and simple product for that? I know it does depends on skin type.

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