For the treatment and management of acne. Reduces the number of acne pimples and blackheads and allows the skin to heal. Helps to prevent new acne pimples from forming. Gentle acne control and soothed skin. Contains 0.5% salicylic acid. Keratolytic action helps unclog pores. Buffered cleansing system removes dirt and oil. Triple Action: Cleans: Stridex pads unclog pores and dissolve deep-down oil. They even remove what cleansers and soaps leave behind. Treats: Stridex clears up existing pimples and helps eliminate blackheads with salicylic acid, a proven acne medication. Prevents: Used regularly, Stridex pads help prevent breakouts before they start.
Cleanse the skin thoroughly before applying medication. Use the pad to wipe the entire affected area. Repeat with a clean pad as necessary to remove remaining traces of dirt. Because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily, then gradually increase to two to 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. Do not leave pad on skin for an extended period of time. Keep away from eyes, lips and other mucous membranes.
For external use only. Allergy alert: do not use this product if you have a known allergy to salicylic acid. When using this product: using other topical acne medication at the same time or immediately following use of this product may increase dryness or irritation of the skin. If this occurs, only one medication should be used unless directed by a doctor. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Salicylic Acid 0.5% (W/W)
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice; Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate; Ammonium Xylenesulfonate; Citric Acid; DMDM Hydantoin; Fragrance; Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Extract; Menthol; PPG-5-Ceteth-20; Purified Water; Simethicone; Sodium Borate; Tetrasodium EDTA