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salicylic acid wash

A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Acne: No that sounds like an excellent treatment plan for mild acne.
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Acne treatments: Watch for overdrying; 10% benzoyl peroxide can also bleach hair, towels and facecloths. If your skin feels comfortable, and acne is controlled, topic ... Read More

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
Reassurance : Yes, you heard actually right. You need to continue minimal as a week for using salicylic acid wash to clean the skin for some improving in developing ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
18 years experience Family Medicine
Answer depends on: if you actually have acne vulgaris. Peroxide and salicylic acid tends to be caustic to the skin over long period of time, so you need to have a moist ... Read More
Dr. Lourdes Borges ruiz
25 years experience Family Medicine
Exfoliation helps: Mild exfoliation will help to clear those bumps. I recommend use of Differin gel 0.1% that is now over the counter or a Retinol product like Roc. Yo ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Dryness: Skin eruption in these areas are often due to dryness as occurs in the winter. Sun and wind exposure may accentuate the eruption. Drooling of saliva, ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Affects baby's heart: The fda labels it as a category c drug. There is some concern that if enough is absorbed systemically, it could cause problems with the baby's heart, ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
22 years experience Pediatrics
Moisturizer: Use a fragrance free facial moisturizer to cut down on the irritation of the salicylic acid
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Safe: 2% sal acid washes are very safe and will not fade a tattoo.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
It can exacerbate sx: It is possible that topic treatment can exacerbate sx. Cleaning up your diet, removing junk and fatty foods, increase water intake, and adding probiot ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Excessive dryness: Applying an oil free hypoallergenic moisturizer after each cleansing with warm water and a gentle pH balanced cleanser can help prevent excessive dryn ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Efren Rael
18 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Salicylates : Salicylate acid exfoliants can sometimes cause an irritant skin reaction. Futhrmore, a subset of individuals can develop allergy to these products. ... Read More

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