By David Mittleman

Common OTC Acne Treatments Can Cause Severe Allergic Reactions

Salicylic Acid and Benzoyl Peroxide are the two of the most common acne treatments on the market, and have been for approximately the past 40 years. If you’ve been through your teenage years and suffered from some bit of acne, you’ve likely used one or two of the many over-the-counter acne treatments containing these two ingredients. However, what you might not know is that since 1969, the FDA says it has received 131 reports of allergic reactions from these products. Granted, that’s not that …read more