Salicylic acid chemical peel has a number of advantages that make it ideal for peeling applications. It is an excellent peel to treat active acne by penetrating into the dermis layer to dissolve the bacteria that causes acne break out.
- Comedolytic: Salicylic acid unplugs dead skin cells and accumulated oils that cause acne blemishes.
- Desmolytic is a form of desmolytic. The ability of salicylic acid to exfoliate skin cells by destroying intercellular connections.
- Anti-inflammatory properties. At low doses, salicylic acid has an anti-inflammatory effect on the skin. This could aid in the treatment of acne.
Salicylic acid is often used by dermatologists to treat skin conditions such as: