For the treatment and management of acne. Reduces the number of acne pimples and blackheads and allows the skin to heal. Helps to prevent new acne pimples from forming. Gentle acne control and soothed skin. Contains 0.5% salicylic acid. Keratolytic action helps unclog pores. Buffered cleansing system removes dirt and oil. Triple Action: Cleans: Stridex pads unclog pores and dissolve deep-down oil. They even remove what cleansers and soaps leave behind. Treats: Stridex clears up existing pimples and helps eliminate blackheads with salicylic acid, a proven acne medication. Prevents: Used regularly, Stridex pads help prevent breakouts before they start.