Product features

  • Treats mild acne by attacking the bacteria
  • Feel confident in your skin
  • Reduces the effects of acne

Product description

Proven to kill 99% of bacteria that causes spots.

Acnecide 5% spot treatment with Benzoyl peroxide 15g is indicated for the treatment of mild acne of the face. Acnecide is the only spot gel treatment to contain 5% benzoyl peroxide which is clinically proven to kill up to 95% of bacteria that causes spots in adults and adolescents aged 12 years and over.

Acnecide 5% spot treatment with Benzoyl peroxide helps to combat your acne by killing the bacteria which can cause Propionibacterium acne, one of the most common causes of acne. This helps to prevent the blackheads and whiteheads that show up when you are suffering from acne by removing the source.

Features of Acnecide 5% spot treatment with benzoyl peroxide

  • Proven to kill 99% of bacteria that causes spots
  • Mild acne treatment
  • Contains 5% benzoyl peroxide
  • Clinically proven
  • Use with Acnecide daily cleanser
  • Specifications

    • 15g
  • Suitable for

    • Adults
  • Warnings and cautions

    • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicines
    • Avoid contact with the eyes, eyelids, lips and other delicate areas of the skin
    • May bleach hair or dye fabrics
    • Keep out of sight and reach of children
    • For external use only

    Possible side effects

    • Raised, itchy rash (hives)
    • Swelling of the face, eyes, lips, tongue, or mouth, difficulty breathing
    • Fainting
  • How to use

    1. After washing with a mild cleanser and water, apply Acnecide spot treatment with Benzoyl peroxide 15g on your dried skin
    2. Once or twice daily to the affected area on your face, but avoiding sensitive areas such as the eyes, mouth, nose lining and neck.
  • Ingredients

    Hydrous benzoyl peroxide equivalent to benzoyl peroxide 5% w/w.

    Other ingredients: docusate sodium, disodium edetate, poloxamer 182, carbomer 940, propylene glycol, acrylates copolymer, glycerol, Colloidal anhydrous silica, sodium hydroxide, and purified water.

  • Delivery and returns

    Click & Collect

    • Free on all orders over £20
    • £1.50 on orders up to £20
    • Delivered in 4-6 working days if ordered before 6pm Monday - 6pm Thursday
    • Delivered the following working Thursday if ordered after 6pm Thursday - 6pm Monday

    *Please note: If your chosen pharmacy is in the North West, North East, Yorkshire, the Isle of Man, Channel Islands or Scottish Highlands and Islands your order will take an additional working day to these delivery times. To find out if your pharmacy is impacted click here.

    Standard delivery

    • Free on orders over £35
    • £3.49 for orders up to £35
    • Delivered in 4-6 working days

    Express delivery

    • £4.99
    • Delivered Next Day if ordered before 8pm Monday to Friday
    • Delivered Monday if ordered after 8pm Friday - 12pm Sunday
    • Delivered Tuesday if ordered after 12pm on Sunday
    • Not available in the Channel Islands

    Pharmacy Medicines delivery

    Pharmacy Medicines will need to be signed for by someone aged 18 or over. If there isn't anyone in who can sign for your order, you can change your delivery date or redirect it to a local parcel shop using the courier's website or app.

    Unfortunately, your order can't be left in a safe place or with a neighbour. The courier will try to deliver three times before they return it to us.

    Purchasing in bulk/high unit volume

    Please note that when purchasing high unit volumes of single lines (10+ units) that delivery promotions are null and void.
    This is as a result of high volume orders not being able to be dispatched via our normal third party fulfilment.
    As a result for any excessive bulk orders of single lines we will be in touch regarding your order to discuss further delivery costs that will be incurred.


    If you're not completely satisfied with your order, you can return it to us within 28 days
    Find out more about our returns policy click here