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    Condition: Acne
    3/25/2012 8:38:51 PM

    Reviewer: Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Used it twice in my life and ended up in the emergency room due to my extreme sensitivity to it. My face swelled, my skin turned rough and scaly-like some sort of reptile! I was completely disfigured for 5-7 days and was forced to miss work for a week. Use with extreme caution!!

    Condition: Acne
    2/11/2012 12:27:27 PM

    Reviewer: monu, 19-24 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    this caused my acne worst.skin is peeling from three years.dark red spots are left after acne dries..and a cover is formed on acne that extremely delay acne drying..it is worst as it has caused my skin thinning due to peeling and dark spots

    Condition: Acne
    5/2/2011 7:16:50 PM

    Reviewer: titi, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I received treatment as a teenager at high dosis for acne. Now, at 30, my dermatologist still combined it with other products to treat my acne and rosacea and after 5 months of treatment, I still feel like it worsens my symptoms.

    Condition: Acne
    3/17/2011 12:20:12 PM

    Reviewer: Susy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I used BP 5% to clear a pimple yesterday. All day my eyes felt heavy. This morning I woke up and I couldnt open my eyes they were very swollen!!! Plus my face was irritated very RED and it hurts!!!

    Condition: Acne
    9/28/2010 7:56:05 AM

    Reviewer: Julia D, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Yesterday was my first time using this product, later around noon, my eye started to swell and itch. I never even went close to my eye. Woke up this morning, my whole face is swell. Its scary. I don't even know what to do. Medicine name is clean and clear advantage breakout erasing cleanser

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