• Acnecide Wash Gel 50g
  • Acnecide Wash Gel 50g

Acnecide Wash Gel 50g

From £7.14

Medication features

  • Contains Benzoyl Peroxide to reduce AcneUsed for treating larger areas such as Back, Chest and ShouldersAlso comes in a Topical Gel

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Overview

What is Acnecide?


Acnecide is an over the counter Acne Treatment Gel.

What is the ingredient of Acnecide?


The active ingredient contained in Acnecide is Benzoyl Peroxide.

How does Acnecide work?


Acnecide works by breaking down the top layer of skin cells, unblocking your sebaceous glands (a small gland that produces sebum oil for your skin) and helps to prevent new Blackheads and Whiteheads forming. Acnecide's active ingredient Benzoyl Peroxide directly targets and kills off acne causing bacteria helping to reduce any inflammation of your sebaceous glands which would lead to spots.

How do I use Acnecide?


Wash your skin with a mild cleanser

Gently pat your skin dry, as rubbing can cause irritation

Apply the Acnecide Gel to the affected areas

Wash your hands free of any leftover Gel. Taking care to not get any Gel on any sensitive areas, especially your eyes, mouth or entrance of the nose. Should any gel accidently get on these areas, wash throughly with fresh water!

How long until I see results with Acnecide?


We have to take good care of our skin. It will take around 6 weeks for your acne to improve. The key is to persevere and be patient! However should you go 2 months without seeing an improvement, we recommend contacting your doctor.

Can I use Acnecide while pregnant or breastfeeding?


You should always consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant or suffer from any allergies before using Acnecide.

What are the side effects of Acnecide?


Acnecide may cause skin irritation. You may experience some redness or a burn sensation. Not all medicanes are for everyone, and you should always contact your Doctor if you have any worries before/after applying the gel.

Please read the patient information leaflet for a full list of side effects.

 

Side Effects

Side Effects of Acnecide Wash Gel

Acnecide may cause skin irritation. You may experience some redness or a burn sensation. Not all medicines are for everyone, and you should always contact your Doctor if you have any worries before/after applying the gel. Please read the patient information leaflet for a full list of side effects.

Info Leaflet

Before taking any medication, it is important to read the Patient Information Leaflet. You can find information leaflets for your medicines by typing them into the search bar at medicines.org, or by contacting us.

Directions

How to use 
  • Apply gel to affected areas
  • wash skin with a mild cleanser
  • gently pat dry
  • wash hands of any leftover gel and be sure to keep away from sensitive areas such as eyes

Ingredients

All ingredents include:

Benzoyl peroxide, acrylates copolymer, glycerol, carbomer 940, Sodium C14-C16 olefin sulfanate, sodium hydroxide and purified water 

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