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Triclosan is bacteriostatic and inhibits fatty acid synthesis by binding to the reductase carrier protein. Does Benzoyl Peroxide cause a simlar effect too since it is lipophilic?


How does benzoyl peroxide decrease the number of fatty acids...what is the mechanism (I am aware that it oxidises it)?


I would appreciate any help



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