The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Antiseptic, greaseless medication for external application to Acne, Pimples, Blackheads. Flesh-tinted to conceal as it helps!
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Purepac Company
Physical Description
derma-sep (2,2 -methylene bis) (drug active ingredients)
resorcinol (drug active ingredients)
alcohol, 10% (drug active ingredients)
box: 1 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 3.175 cm x 11.43 cm x 2.2225 cm
tube: 3/4 in x 3 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 9.2075 cm x 2.8575 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: California, Los Angeles
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Make-up
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Make-up
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Robert Grodanz, David's Pharmacy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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