Benzoyl Peroxide is a medication used to treat acne. Benzoyl Peroxide can cause dryness, peeling of skin, redness and burning of the skin.
Category– Anti Acne (sebostatic)
Mechanism Of Action – Benzoyl peroxide decomposes to release oxygen after topical application. This oxygen acts as a bactericidal agent towards Proprionibacterium acnes, the bacteria present in acne vulgaris.
Composition – 2.5% W/W Benzoyl
Dosage – 2-3 times L/A in a day on Acne