Used to treat acne. Acne appears as spots or pimples on your face, chest, or back.
Benzac AC® Gel is an aid in the treatment of acne and is available in 3 strengths for topical application.
Always start treatment with either 2.5% or 5% gel and be sure to read the information leaflet inside the pack before you begin.
How To Use:
Benzac AC® Gel is a spot treatment and should only be applied to affected areas. Wash and dry your hands before applying the gel. Unless your doctor or pharmacist has told you otherwise, follow these three steps:
What strength Benzac AC® Gel
There are 3 strengths of Benzac AC® Gel. 2.5%, 5% and 10%. The percentage refers to the amount of the active benzoyl peroxide in the gel.
It is recommended that you always begin treatment with either 2.5% or 5% Benzac AC®. If your acne persists and provided your skin tolerates the lower strength gel, your doctor or pharmacist may recommend continued treatment with the higher strength gel (10%).
How long you will need to use Benzac AC® will depend on how quickly your condition improves. After you have used it for one month, you should see your doctor or pharmacist again so they can check the improvement in your condition.