Paula's Choice RESIST BHA 9 for Stubborn Imperfections

Some imperfections are endearing (think: Lauren Hutton's famous smile), but there are certain flaws we’d prefer to keep under wraps. Lucky for us, Paula’s Choice RESIST BHA 9 for Stubborn Imperfections tackles acne scars, rosacea, wrinkles, blemishes, and so much more.

Paula's Choice RESIST BHA 9 for Stubborn Imperfections
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Really nice for milia and cystic acne
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I bought this product to help with a patch of frequent cystic hormonal acne and persistent milia on my chin. in one week, it has handily dealt with both of these concerns! I would not say it is doing anything for smaller surface pimples, but for the deep persistent stuff I have never found anything better!

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Worth the price
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I am extremely happy with this purchase. The formula does not over dry my skin and works wonders with all types of blemishes. I spot use it at night and by the next morning the blemish will be half to almost entirely gone. Applicator helps so that you only pump a small amount of product, which is all you need.

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Amazing for getting rid of pimples!
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The texture of this is almost like a serum or an oil, which I love-it's very effective on getting rid of pimples quickly without overly drying out the skin. I really love this product!

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Great for acne!

I have been only using Paula's Choice skin-care products for about a year and I love the results! Even though my skin looks and feels great, I still get acne due to my lovely genetics. I use this product as a spot-treatment at night on my acne. It's not too drying, but be careful with using it to often because it has a high percentage (9%) of BHA. Normally, you should regularly apply only 2% or 1% BHA to your entire face. It does slightly sting once applied, but it quickly goes away. This is probably because I have very sensitive skin and also because of the high percentage of BHA.

This product dries up my pimples very fast. Sometimes they even disappear overnight! Give it a try! Paula's Choice has a 100% satisfaction guarantee if ordered from their website.

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Insane
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I got this in my Jan box and let it sit on the bathroom counter for 2 months. After a friend of mine said she'd been using it for years and it was a miracle worker on her milia and explained to me what milia was. I realized that's what the little bumps were around my eyes that have bothered me about my skin forever . So tried it immediately.

After 3 days of spot-treating the milia at the corner of one eye, and a zit-sized mole-ish bump next to my eyebrow on the other (that has been there for well over a year mind you) everything is smaller, diminished, and seems to be going away. Turns out the big bump wasn't a mole as I suspected but sebaceous hyperplasia.

I have never had a product work this fast or show results this fast. Its AMAZING. I'm 48 and also experiencing acne for the first time so I'm now going to try it on that, areas of enlarged pores and my freckles/dark spots. And I am going to buy buckets of this stuff.

Note - my eyes can be sensitive to certain products. I had no problems with this.

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Great!

I am really happy with this purchase. The formula is awesome and it works really well.

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Better than most!
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I've been using this nightly for a while now and it has definitely helped with my little white bumps around my chin that usually develop into bigger, painful acne. I did try it on the milia under my eyes but my skin got too dried out!
I've been trying so many different acne products over the years and it was nice to finally use something that made a difference.

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Love this!!
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Absolutely love this product! It helps with the little white bumps I get that are hard to get rid of. It has also faded acne marks on my face and blackheads are a thing of the past now with this! Highly recommend!

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Works on Milia
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I had bought this after sampling it awhile back for cystic like pimples that come up every once in awhile. A little goes a looong way with this stuff, so I had had a little tube of it for almost 2 years when I had a milia come up under my eye, I had never had one before and was about to head to my derm to have it removed! And then I figured I would try this; really not thinking it would work. BUT wow after using it twice the spot was gone.

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I found an off-label use for this

So I originally got this in hopes it would help with stubborn imperfections as advertised. No luck there. But I discovered it works GREAT for keeping ingrown hairs on my neck/chin at bay. That's what I have used it for for a couple years now. And I will also say that even though this product didn't work as advertised for me, I regularly use other Paula's Choice BHA products that definitely make a positive difference in my complexion.

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