10% SALICYLIC ACID CREAM
Salicylic Acid is a Beta-Hydroxy Acid (BHA). It is effective as a peeling agent, serving to reduce oil, deep cleanse and shrink pores.
What is Salicylic Acid 10% used for?
10% Salicylic Acid Cream is ideal for treatment of acne, hyperpigmentation, skin wrinkling, and premature aging. It improves skin appearance by unclogging and shrinking skin pores. It also helps to treat other skin conditions, such as discoloration and reverses sun damage.
How can I use 10% Salicylic Acid on my face?
The 10% Salicylic Acid Cream is to be topically applied to affected areas. As an acne treatment, apply a pea-sized amount to your face, or any other affected areas.
How Often Can You Do a 10% Salicylic Acid Peel?
Kindly consult with a dermatologist for information on a Salicylic Acid Peel.
Does Salicylic Acid 10% treat acne?
Salicylic acid is highly effective in the treatment or maintenance of acne-prone skin. When applied to the skin, salicylic acid eradicates dead cells from the top layer of the skin, thus reducing acne formation and combating inflammation.
What is the Highest Percentage of Salicylic Acid?
Salicylic Acid concentration ranges from 1% to as high as 60%.
Is 10% Salicylic Acid safe?
Salicylic Acids with a concentration of 10 to 30 % have a higher level of concentration than most Salicylic Acne Creams, which usually range from 1 to 5%. However, depending on the severity of the condition and frequency of administration, 10% Salicylic Acid may be safe for use. Kindly consult with a dermatologist before using 10% Salicylic Acid cream.
10% Salicylic Acid Cream Dosage
See usage leaflet for dosage, or consult with a dermatologist to get a specific prescription based on your medical condition. Avoid using the Salicylic acid cream in larger quantities than recommended or for longer than directed. This will not guarantee better effectiveness. Instead, faster, but the chance for side effects may be increased.
10% Salicylic Acid Cream Side Effects
Although Salicylic Acid is generally considered to be safe, with no major side effects, skin irritation may be observed after the first few uses. Prolonged usage may also strip the skin of too much oil, resulting in dryness, skin tingling and tightness.
Can I use Salicylic Acid 10% everyday?
Increased and prolonged use of Salicylic Acid may cause skin irritation, dryness and skin flaking. Consult with a dermatologist before using 10% Salicylic Acid cream.
Salicylic Acid 10 Solution Price in Nigeria
10% Salicylic Acid Solution is available for purchase at Drugstore.ng, Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy for ₦1,395.