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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
3.7 out of 5 stars, based on 2,191 Reviews 2,191 Reviews
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While this product does stay put fairly well, the texture actually seemed cakey which made wrinkles more obvious. I have used Paula's Choice in the past and really like their serum. I probably won't buy this but some may like it.

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No difference
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I saw no difference in my skin while using this product, also has a thick, gooey feel on the skin.

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This is a skin saver!!

This stuff is magic! Any time I see a blemish start to form, I dab a tiny bit of this stuff on and WOW -- it prevents the blemish from growing and immediately starts to heal it--wham! gone in 3 days. I am amazed that this product works because any spot treatment I've ever used irritated/dried out the rest of my face. Also, yes the texture is a bit oily, but it is a nighttime treatment, so who cares? It hydrates the skin instead of making it flaky and dry! Definitely recommend this to anyone who gets the occasional spot!

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Love it
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We love using Paula's Choice RESIST BHA 9 for Stubborn Imperfections in our house. From teenagers to adults this product works.

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So tiny
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I would have loved to test this out for a longer period of time. The tiny sample felt nice, but I don't have a good baseline for it.

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Love this!
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Love love love this product!! I apply this a couple times a week before bed and it really helps control my blackheads. I also love this for cystic acne and large pores. It's a great multipurpose product. Will definitely buy the full size!

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Not sure yet
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I have been using this at night for several days now and cannot tell the difference on my imperfections. Not sure if I need to use longer to start noticing...

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Surprised

My mother in law gave me her sample. I had a cystic acne bump on my chin. I have very sensitive skin so I was worried about putting more oil on it but I used just a drop before bed and it was completely gone when I woke it it was like magic.

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Pleasantly surprised
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I was skeptical at first, because so many products claim to fix skin problems. However, I was presently surprised by this. Stubborn bumps I had on my face shrank, and when a new zit popped up, I applied this product and it sped up the healing process.

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There are better options
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I had a small sample so it was hard to tell if it made a difference but in the mean time it didn't feel great on my skin, a bit tacky.

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