benzoyl peroxide

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n benzoyl peroxide a white crystalline peroxide used in bleaching (flour or oils or fats) and as a catalyst for free radical reactions
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Usage


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Frugal Tie Dye Project Using Facial Cleaner with Benzoyl Peroxide.
Researchers Find Greater Antibacterial Activity in Thyme Than Benzoyl Peroxide.
Frugal Tie Dye Project Using Facial Cleaner with Benzoyl Peroxide .
Researchers Find Greater Antibacterial Activity in Thyme Than Benzoyl Peroxide .
Hydrocortisone, benzoyl peroxide, and sunscreen are the 3 OTC topical medicines dermatologists most commonly prescribe, according to a study published in the February 2012 edition of Dermatology Online Journal.
Is Thyme a More Effective Acne Ingredient Than Benzoyl Peroxide .
However, tea tree oil has seen a recent revival due in part to study conducted in 1990 that proved it is as effective in treating acne as 5% benzoyl peroxide.
Furthermore, it had none of the side effects that benzoyl peroxide does.
Benzoyl peroxide (reduces inflammation and minimizes irritation).
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