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Is peeling/chafing of the skin a good thing when using 2% salicylic acid astringent on face? Should it be doing this?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine

In brief: Doesn't sound right

Salicylic acid is a drying agent.
Your findings could mean that you're drying the skin of the face too much. Lessen the potency of the formulation or try another product altogether.

In brief: Doesn't sound right

Salicylic acid is a drying agent.
Your findings could mean that you're drying the skin of the face too much. Lessen the potency of the formulation or try another product altogether.
Dr. Dean Giannone
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