CVS Acne Treatment Cream Maximum Strength 10% Benzoyl Peroxide
Other Information: Keep tightly closed. Store at controlled room temperature 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C). Misc: 10% benzoyl peroxide. Effective treatment for acne pimples. Compare to the active ingredient in Clearasil Daily Clear. Compare to the active ingredient in Clearasil. (This product is not manufactured or distributed by Reckitt Benckiser Inc., owner of the registered trademark Clearasil). CVS quality guarantee. www.cvs.com.
Active Ingredients: Benzoyl Peroxide (10%). Purpose: Acne Medication. Inactive Ingredients: Arginine, Butylparaben, Cetyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Glycerin, Glyceryl Stearate, Glycolic Acid, Isobutylparaben, Isopropylparaben, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, PEG-100 Stearate, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Hydroxide, Xanthan Gum.
Directions: Cleanse the skin thoroughly before applying medication. Cover the entire affected area with a thin layer one to three times a day. 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, use a sunscreen. Allow cream to dry, then follow directions in the sunscreen labeling. If sensitivity develops, discontinue use of both products and ask a doctor.
Warnings: For external use only. Do not use: if you have very sensitive skin or are sensitive to benzoyl peroxide. When using this product: Sunburn Alert: avoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreen; avoid contact with the eyes, lips and mouth; avoid contact with hair or dyed fabrics, including carpet and clothing which may by bleached by this product; with other topical acne medications, at the same time or immediately following use of this product, increased dryness or irritation of the skin may occur (If this occurs, only one medication should be used unless directed by a doctor); skin irritation may occur, characterized by redness, burning, itching, peeling or possible swelling; more frequent use or higher concentrations may aggravate skin irritation. Mild irritation may be reduced by using the product less frequently or in a lower concentration. Stop use and ask a doctor if: skin irritation becomes severe. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.