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La Roche-Posay Duo Dual Action Acne Spot Treatment with Benzoyl Peroxide

Duo Dual Action Acne Spot Treatment with Benzoyl Peroxide1.35fl oz

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  • Made without Parabens
  • Description

    • Acne spot treatment reduces 60% of acne in 10 days
    • Reduces the number and severity of blemishes and clears blackheads/whiteheads
    • Non-drying, oil-free, fast absorbing texture
    • Can be used as a spot treatment or all over face 
    • Paraben-free, fragrance-free, and non-comedogenic

    La Roche-Posay Effaclar Duo Dual Action Acne Treatment with Benzoyl Peroxide reduces the number and severity of acne blemishes, pimples, blackheads and whiteheads. Formulated with 5.5% micronized benzoyl peroxide and micro-exfoliating lipo-hydroxy acid, this acne spot treatment provides fast and visible results in less than 3 days. 

    Key Ingredients:

    • 5.5% Benzoyl Peroxide is a common and effective acne ingredient with fast acting properties. Effaclar Duo uses micronized benzoyl peroxide; milled to a consistent small size that allows for deep penetration into the pores
    • Lipo-Hydroxy Acid is a derivative of salicylic acid, and has exfoliating and skin surface renewing properties
    • Glycerin helps hydrate skin by absorbing water from the surrounding environment
    • Silica absorbs a significant amount of oil from skin

    Brand Story:

    Recommended by 90,000 dermatologists worldwide, La Roche-Posay offers unique daily skincare developed using a strict formulation charter and stringent clinical testing for efficacy and safety, even on sensitive skin.  

    Made in FRANCE

    • Step 1: Use after cleansing skin thoroughly
    • Step 2: Apply a thin layer to acne spots or all over the affected areas 1-3 times daily
    • Step 3: Use in association with SPF protection
    • Avoid eye area
    • Can be used alone or as Step 3 of the Effaclar Dermatological Acne System after cleansing with Effaclar Medicated Gel Cleanser and toning skin with Effaclar Clarifying Solution

    © La Roche-Posay LLC

  • Product Specifications

  • Ingredients

    Active Ingredients: Benzoyl Peroxide - 5.5 % (Acne Medication)
    Inactive Ingredients: Water, Isostearyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Pentylene Glycol, Silica, Carbomer, Capryloyl Salicylic Acid, Potassium Hydroxide, Tocopheryl Acetate, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Disodium EDTA, Epilobium Angustifolium Flower/ Leaf/ Stem Extract
  • Warnings

    • For external use only
    • Do not use if you have very sensitive skin
    • 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
    • Avoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreen
    • Avoid contact with the eyes, lips and mouth
    • Avoid contact with hair and 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.
  • Shipping Specifications

    Not eligible for Ship to Store at this time

    This product cannot be shipped to the following state(s):

    • AA
    • AE
    • AK
    • AP
    • AS
    • GU
    • HI
    • MP
    • PR
    • VI

    Shipping Weight (in lbs): 0.13

    Product in inches (LxWxH): 6.15x 1.25x 6.15

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