The Newest Acne-Fighter to Know About Now
By Elise Minton Tabin |
The most common skin condition in the U.S., acne doesn’t discriminate. And, it seems like more and more adults are battling it. From minimal breakouts to full-blown cystic acne, the effects of acne on your self-esteem, and your skin, can be detrimental.
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The options to treat acne span across all technologies and ingredients, yet a new one just made its mark. Enter Epiduo Forte, an antibiotic-free, daily use topical gel that tackles acne with a combination of adapalene (a retinoid) and benzoyl peroxide, a pimple-blasting gold standard.
Different from other acne treatments, Epiduo Forte has three times the amount of adapalene than the original Epiduo version, keeping keep pores clean and decreasing redness and inflammation associated with breakouts. The benzoyl peroxide works to keep acne-causing bacteria at bay, as well as prevent future breakouts.
Epiduo Forte is available now, but only by prescription.