Manufactured by Galderma, Benzac ac 5 is used to cure mild to moderate acne. Benzac 5 functions by reducing the amount of acne-causing bacteria, the skin to dry and peel off. It has a mild drying effect that discards excess oil and dirt from the skin
Do you wonder how to remove old scars and dead skin cells sloughing off, giving rise to new skin cells being at home? Acne spots or pimples are like those guests who were never invited in the first place. But now, when they have come, you need to treat them. Benzac 5 blesses you free from acne-prone or freckles led skin. It works by killing the bacteria that cause acne pimples and lights up your skin clearer.
Before the application of this product make sure that you read the patient information leaflet prescribed by the dermatologist.
First things first, make sure you shake the product well and wash your hands completely before its application. Apply Benzac ac 5 gel to affected areas of your skin using your fingertips. If you are using cleansers containing Benzac 5 then wet the affected area first. Gently massage the cleanser for 10-20 seconds. Work into a full froth. Rinse it off and pat it dry. If drying occurs more than expected, then you may need to rinse the cleanser off sooner.
If you are using a shaving cream then first wet the area of treatment. Apply a small amount of this cream and rub it gently onto the area. Finally, shave it with a razor.
The dosage is based on your medical history and response to the medication. Results often bloom out after 3 weeks of its use or 8-12 weeks maximum.
Remember that your doctor has advised you to use this medication considering its benefits more than risks. Benzoyl peroxide side effects include stinging, mild burning, redness, and dryness of skin where medication is applied. You likely experience blistering or skin cracking. The skin which is not supposed to be treated can also lighten up permanently if the medication comes in its contact. Other allergic reactions include rashes, itching, severe dizziness, swelled face or throat, and trouble in breathing. Concern your dermatologist if you face any of the above listed or other side effects.
Save your eyes, nose, and mouth getting exposed to Benzac ac 5 gel and if by chance they get so, splash water immediately. Benzac 5 may bleach your hair or fabrics. So, use it carefully and avoid its contact with clothing, hair, and furnishings Avoid prolonged sun exposure, sunlamps, and tanning booths. Put up a habit of protective clothing and cover the treated areas of skin when outdoors. Keep this medication away if you are pregnant or on breastfeeding. Safety and efficacy not established for children below 12 years of age.