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A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends: Most of these are low percentage products that have minimal direct effect.At most you would expect some drying. With these or any other skin product y ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jorge De la Pedraja
27 years experience in Plastic Surgery
No: Skins tags are usually removed by cutting them off and treating the base under local. Salicylate is used to treat warts.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Not oily: Check the contents of whatever product you are using.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience in Internal Medicine
Stop the acid: and wait, it will improve
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
Can: Put one on wait one half hour then put the other on.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
45 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Acids/skin light?: Try it over a 6 weeks period to see if this mixture helps lighten your skin.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience in Dermatology
All slightly differ: All tend to dry out acne, but BP acts more like a topical antibiotic. Tea tree oil has some antibacterial properties, and salicylic acid actually depo ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Acne care: Looking at and comparing the pros and cons of both salicylic acid vs benzoyl peroxide they are both very evenly matched with no real winners. I find b ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes, you can: Acne is commonly treated with multiple medicated products such as these. Most people tolerate it well. Redness and irritation is a potential proble ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Better peels exist: The type of chemical peel used, will depend on the patient's skin type and the skin condition he/she is trying to improve as well as depth of peeling ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Young Jr
40 years experience in Dermatology
Mildly effective: Patients can expect a mild improvement from these acids that peel the epidermis. In-office peels with higher concentration will provide deeper peeling ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Bodian
34 years experience in Dermatology
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
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Minas Constantinides
33 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Acids for skin tags: Although some acid peels can remove skin tags, most are ineffective. Salicylic acid is too weak an acid to remove a skin tag. Best is to simply shav ... Read More
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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 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience in Preventive Medicine
PeelsSkin, all kinds: but does not mean good choice for this skin issue. Skin peels=a skin injury, bad for skin & long-term health, thus only consider for very localize ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
No: These are very useful for DRY skin and eczema. Seborrheic dermatitis will respond to an azole cream such as ketoconazole, clotrimazole, or miconazole. ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience in Internal Medicine
Good exfoliant: Glycolic acid is one of the 5 alpha hydroxv acids-(AHA) Excellent for reducing hyper pigmentation & acne marks. Improves skin tone & texture. ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Leave it alone: None of these are likely to "help". Please forgive my frankness. Many folks have "poikiloderma", skin of varying colors. If you have freckles and don' ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience in Dermatology
Yes.: But it may cause irritation.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience in Dermatology
No: Care must be taken as to the strength of the peel, but should be able to tailor to your skin type. Make sure a physician is involved-not just a cosmet ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Unlikely: Any treatment or product that occludes skin pores/oil glands can lead to acne. Not typically seen with biocell and doubt any direct connection to hyal ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Retin A (tretinoin) doesn't peel: Retin A (tretinoin) is not generally considered a peeling agent. It may promote growth of the skin which subsequently benefits from gently exfoliation ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: Often a salicylic acid wash and 2 1/2% or 5% BP gel.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravinder Nagpaul
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
May be: Glycolic Acid is an exfoliator. It safely removes the outer layer of dead skin cells on the surface your skin, bring fresh new skin to the surface. Th ... Read More
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