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Old 09-15-2004, 06:54 PM   #1
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Questions about glycolic acid cream 8% or 10%??

do you use it over your whole face?? just on red marks or scars?? is it okay to use over existing acne?? how does it work exactly...make your face kinda peel?? is it supposed to help red marks?? how often do you use it?? i use differin every night before when would i use the glycolic cream without it interferring with the differin??

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Old 09-15-2004, 11:33 PM   #2
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Re: Questions about glycolic acid cream 10%??

I use glycolic acid cream and I also use salicylic acid daily and they have helped my red marks. I use it on my whole face, and yes you can use it over existing acne. What I do is put the salicylic acid on my damp face, let it sit for about 10 minutes, then wash it off in the shower real quick. Then I apply the glycolic acid, leave it on for 10 minutes and they just take a regular shower. By using the two acids, it really cleans your face and helps exfoliate your skin, which helps the red marks. Then I just put on a moisturizer at night.

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