Alcohol Free Stridex Description from Blistex
Easy On Skin - Tough On Acne
Stridex Maximum pads contain 2.0% salicylic acid, the highest level of acne control available without a prescription, for maximum effectiveness in the fight against acne.
dex pad formulas are completely alcohol-free so you get proven acne-fighting effectiveness without the burn.
Each pad is specially textured for great cleansing with a great feel. Whether you want scrubbing or smooth, soft application, this pad is up to the task.
Stridex pads unclog pores and dissolve deep-down oil. They even remove what cleansers and soaps leave behind.
Stridex clears up existing pimples and helps eliminate blackheads with salicylic acid, a proven acne medication.
Used regularly, Stridex pads help prevent breakouts before they start.
Active Ingredient: Salicylic acid 2.0% (w/w)...Acne medication
ammonium lauryl sulfate, ammonium xylenesulfonate, citric acid, DMDM hydantoin, fragrance, menthol, PPG-5-Ceteth-20, purified water, simethicone, sodium borate, tetrasodium EDTA
clean the skin thoroughly before applying this product
use the pad to cover the entire affected area with a thin layer one to three times daily
wash hands after use
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
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 skin irritation and dryness is more likely to occur if you use another topical acne medication at the same time. If irritation occurs, only use one topical acne medication at a time.
Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.