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Salicylic acid

A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
No: It's a small, simpe molecule that will last if stored normally.

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
46 years experience in Dermatology
Salicylic acid: Salicylic acid is used for different things. It depends upon what you want to treat. Roman soldiers taped willow bark to their feet to remove callous ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
You don't: but a compounding pharmacy could. Salicylic acid is, indeed, acidic. It is used for burning the skin. It's effects are delayed so even "trying a littl ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Salicylic & Glycolic: You can use the products together. However the two products used together my cause increased dryness or irritation.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
46 years experience in Dermatology
Salicylic acid: It depends on the concentration and on what you are treating. The question does not provide sufficient specificity to answer.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
See below: There are freezing methods and other chemicals.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience in Family Medicine
No: May cause unwanted local skin reactions tretinoin should work well by its self.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
Several treatments: It will usually take several treatments.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Han
Dr. Karen Han answered
22 years experience in Dermatology
Preferably not: Depending on the strength of the salicylic acid you are using. If you combine products and are using too much, this will cause a chemical burn and ca ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Antonio Cruz
14 years experience in Dermatology
Stubborn corns: These can be pretty stubborn however, once the skin is white and soft, it can be gently pared with either a pumice stone or something that can remove ... Read More

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