Curoxyl® 42


Patented micronized Benzoyl Peroxide dispersion (40%) in the form of a USP gel


Unique small particle reduces both the need for grinding and risk of irritancy

INCI name: 

Aqua & Benzoyl peroxide


  • Vantage Speciality Chemicals

Curoxyl® 42 is patented micronized benzoyl peroxide dispersion (40%) in the form of a USP gel. Curoxyl® 42 can be the starting point for topically applied OTC anti-acne preparations.

The advantage of Curoxyl® 42 is its small particle size that reduces the risk of irritancy and also gives a smoother feel on application. The gel is also easy to handle during manufacture, without the need for grinding or expensive safety equipment.