First Aid BeautyFAB Pharma BHA Acne Spot Treatment Gel 2% Salicylic Acid
Skin Type: Oily, Normal, Dry, and Combination
Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes, Pores, and Oiliness
- Salicylic Acid: An FDA-approved acne solution that helps to unclog pores and target and prevent breakouts.
- Glycolic Acid: An alpha-hydroxy acid that resurfaces skin‘s appearance and discourages the formation of visible post-acne marks.
- Aloe Vera: A botanical that calms, soothes, and nourishes skin.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.
What Else You Need to Know: Visibly clear up acne, blemishes, whiteheads, and blackheads on the spot with this maximum-strength salicylic acid formula. Packed with exfoliating and resurfacing acids and fruit enzymes, it helps fight the formation of acne marks. Soothing aloe, bisabalol, and oatmeal help minimize visible redness and calm skin.
Clinical Results: In a consumer-perception study after 3 applications in 24 hours:
- 100% agreed this product visibly improved the appearance of their blemish-prone skin
- 93% agreed this product reduced the appearance of their whiteheads, made their blemishes appear less red, and made their skin look clear
Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
-After cleansing, cover problem areas with a thin layer up to three times daily.
-Because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily, then gradually increase to two to three times as needed.
-If bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, reduce application to once a day or every other day.
-For external use only.
-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.
-Avoid contact with eyes. If contact occurs, flush thoroughly with water.
-Stop use and ask a doctor if skin irritation occurs or gets worse.
-Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
-Glycolic Acid: An alpha-hydroxy acid that resurfaces skin’s appearance and discourages the formation of visible post-acne marks.
-Aloe Vera: A botanical that calms, soothes, and nourishes skin.
Salicylic Acid 2.0%, Water/Aqua/Eau, Butylene Glycol, Hydroxyeth-ylcellulose, Glycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Hydroxide, Glycolic Acid, Urea, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Bisabolol, Colloidal Oatmeal, Maltodextrin, Carica Papaya (Pa-paya) Fruit Extract, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Ex-tract, Chrysanthemum Parthenium (Feverfew) Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Salix Nigra (Willow) Bark Extract, Disodium Phosphate, Polysorbate 60, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Sodium phosphate, monobasic, Citric Acid.
Clean at Sephora products are formulated without:SulfatesSLS + SLES, Parabens, Formaldehydes, Formaldehyde-releasing agents, Phthalates, Mineral Oil, Retinyl Palmitate, Oxybenzone, Coal Tar, Hydroquinone, Triclosan, Triclocarban, Undisclosed synthetic fragrances (Products can be formulated with disclosed synthetic fragrances that meet the following two criteria: (1) the synthetic fragrances do not include any of the ingredients listed in numbers 1 through 12 above and (2) the synthetic fragrances are at a concentration below 1% of the total formula) The following type of acrylates: (ethyl acrylate, ethyl methacrylate, methyl methacrylate, butyl methacrylate, hydroxypropyl methacrylate, tetrahydrofurfuryl methacrylate, trimethylolpropane trimethacrylate , aluminum salts), Animal Oils/Musks/Fats, Benzophenone + Related Compounds, Butoxyethanol, Carbon Black, Lead/Lead Acetate, Methyl Cellosolve + Methoxyethanol, Methylchloroisothiazolinone & Methylisothiazolinone, Mercury + Mercury Compounds (Thimerisol), Insoluble Plastic Microbeads (This prohibited ingredient applies to products that are meant to be rinsed off ), Resorcinol, Talc (Talc that is free of any asbestos can be used in the formulation provided that Brand conducts testing to ensure that talc is free of any asbestos.), Toluene, Butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA), Butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT) that is 0.1% or more of total formula, Ethanolamines DEA/TEA/MEA/ETA, Nanoparticles as defined by the European Commission, Petrolatum and Parrafin that is not USP grade, Phenoxyethanol that is 1% or more of total formulation, Polyacrylamide & Acrylamide, The following types of Styrene (Bromostyrene, Deastyrene/acrylates/dvbcopolymer, sodium styrene/divinylbenzene copolymer , styrene oxide, styrene), 1,4 Dioxane in final formulas must comply with the thresholds as follows: (10 or < ppm for products that are meant to be rinsed off, wiped off or removed, 3ppm or < for products that are meant to remain on the skin).
At First Aid Beauty, we provide everyday essentials and targeted skincare solutions that deliver immediate relief, lasting results and feel-good textures. Our products are formulated with only clean, skin-loving ingredients. We carefully select our ingredients so you don’t have to worry about what’s in (and not in) your skincare products. There are over 1,300 ingredients on FAB’s no-no list, including Artificial Colorants and Artificial Fragrances, Parabens, Ethanol, Ethyl Alcohol, Denatured Alcohol, Methanol, N-Butyl Alcohol, Isopropyl Alcohol, SD Alcohol, Lanolin, Propylene Glycol, Phthalates, Mineral Oil, Petrolatum, Formaldehydes, Oxybenzone, Coal Tar, Hydroquinone, Triclosan, Triclocarban, Talc and Sulfates. Also, First Aid Beauty products are dermatologist tested and suitable for all skin types, even sensitive.
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