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Salicylic acid corn removal

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
Podiatry 44 years experience
Not effective.: Warts are caused by a virus that lives in the deeper part of the skin. Corns and calluses are a reaction of the skin to mechanical irritation, whether... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ebner
Dermatology 19 years experience
Not recommended.: Differin (adapalene) is a topical retinoid medication similar to vitamin a. It is helpful in nearly all cases of acne. If you are using salicylic ac... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Some basics: A wart is something like an iceberg, with a significant portion under the waterline (skin surface). It is also like an onion with many layers & a ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 30 years experience
How many sessions: Right after a laser procedure you can get some ingrown hairs. Sometimes you need a topical antibiotic. Make sure to go see the dermatologist who did y... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
No: It's a small, simpe molecule that will last if stored normally.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Salicylic & Glycolic: You can use the products together. However the two products used together my cause increased dryness or irritation.
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Bodian
Dermatology 36 years experience
Neutragen: There are many out on the market. I make my own that is mixed with a little glycolic acid too. However, as far as the market goes, i like neutragena... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
Dermatology 26 years experience
Softens keratin: In low concentration (1-2%) is softens keratin in skin. Good for some forms of acne. Higher conc. (20%) can be used as a chemical peel for cosmetic pu... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Dry irritated skin: Salicylic acid is an over-the-counter acne medication. It can cause excess dryness and some scaliness of the skin, but these side effects can be lesse... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Tholen
Plastic Surgery 42 years experience
Not really.: Salicylic acid is a mild skin peeling agent that removes the top sun-damaged layers of the skin, allowing the healthier skin cells from within the hai... Read More
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