WHAT IS SALICYLIX SALICYLIC ACID 6% OINTMENT
SALICYLIX Salicylic Acid 6% Ointment made by reputable and branded manufacturer Dr.Reddy’s – is a beta hydroxy acid (BHA) topical anti-inflammatory ointment for chemical deep blackheads destruction, acne eliminator, pores unplugger and skin oil dissolver. Mid strength 6% Salicyllic Acid ointment is a deepest available skin pores penetrator. Naturally derived acid penetrates pores extremely deep, softly and gently exfoliates all the skin layers effectively, cleaning away deeply blocked blackheads, disassembling buildups, removing dead skin cells and excess skin oils and fats.
Salicylic acid 6% ointment is a good choice for superficial skin issues such as sun spots and acne skin texture. Used in combination with other treatments it can be helpful for other dark spots. Salicylic acid 6% is an effective lightening agent, but most effective when used in combination with other lightening products such as Hydrqouinone cream, Azelaic Acid 20%, Retinoids or Glycolic Acid.
Salicylic acid 6% as a cosmeceutical and medical ointment is used most commonly to help remove the outer layer of the skin. As such it is used to treat such a skin problems as warts, psoriasis, dandruff, acne, ringworm, and ichthyosis. As with other hydroxy acids, salicylic acid is a key ingredient in many skin-care products for the treatment of seborrhoeic dermatitis, acne, psoriasis, calluses, corns, keratosis pilaris, acanthosis nigricans, ichthyosis and warts.
Salicylic Acid 6% is a strong ointment and generally used to treat psoriasis, acne, warts, corns, and other dry & scaly skin conditions. By increasing the amount of moisture in the skin 6% Salicylic Acid helps shed dead skin cells from the outer layer of the skin. Salicylic acid 6% used for skin whitening / bleaching, also as anti-acne treatment solution, as a peel solution and anti-inflammatory ointment. OKDERMO skin care store providing two concentrations of Salicylix Salicylic Acid ointments:
- Mid strength Salicylix SF6 – Salicylic Acid 6% 50g;
- High strength Salicylix SF12 – Salicylic Acid 12% 50g;
WHY TO USE SALICYLIX SALICYLIC ACID 6% OINTMENT
Topical Salicylic Acid 6% ointmnet is used to help clear and prevent pimples, acne and comedones, also skin blemishes in people who had acne. 6% Salicylic acid ointment is also used to treat skin conditions that involve scaling or overgrowth of skin cells such as psoriasis (red, scaly patches on the body), ichthyoses (skin dryness and scaling), dandruff, corns, calluses and warts on the hands or feet. Topical 6% Salicylic acid treats acne by reducing swelling and redness and extremely effectively unplugging blocked skin pores (blackheads), allow pimples to shrink. It treats other skin conditions by softening and loosening dry, scaly, or thickened skin so that it falls off or can be removed easily.
Salicylic acid 6% scientifically classified as keratolytic, or more popular name – peel agent and it works by causing the outer layer of skin to shed. Once it has penetrated the skin, the acid part of the molecule can dissolve some of the intercellular ‘glue’ that holds skin cells together. 6% Salicylic acid works by loosening and breaking apart desmosomes (attachments between cells in the outer layers of the skin). This action encourages exfoliation of skin and unclogging of pores, destruction of whiteheads and deeply blocked blackheads. Saliylic acid 6% is also lipophillic, which means it can penetrate into oily skin directly to clogged pores, resulting in a deep cleaning from within deepest skin layers, cleaning up all the skin oil canals. Salicylic acid 6% can reduce sebum secretion, which is another indirect way it can help reduce acne and inflammation caused by it.
Salicylic acid 6% ointment is a common and effective skin care and treatment solution for a wide variety of skin problems like warts, acne, oily skin conditions. As a psoriasis treatment, salicylic acid 6% acts as a scale lifter, helping to soften and remove psoriasis scales. Strong 6% Salicylic acid ointments can cause irritation when left in contact with the skin for too long. Skin may absorb too much salicylic acid if used over large areas of the skin. Salicylic acid 6% may also weaken hair shafts and roots and make hair more likely to break, leading to temporary hair loss.
SALICYLIX SALICILIC ACID 6% OINTMENT FEATURES
Description: Salicylix Salicylic Acid 6% Ointment is an effective acne-pimple cream lotion ointment which clears pimples fast. Salicylic acid 6% is maximum strength for the more stubborn cases that do not respond to mild acne treatments.
Kills acne bacteria that cause pimples: Unlike acne medications which fight pimples only with keratolytic action, the 6% Salicylic acid in Salicylix ointment actually kills the acne bacteria that cause pimples.
Helps dry up excessive oil: When applied to pimple areas it helps dry up excessive oil around the acne breakout area.
Helps deeply unblock pores: Salicylic acid 6% helps keep skin clear by helping to unblock deepest pores from within the lower skin layer, which have become clogged with blackheads and oily secretions.
HOW TO USE SALICYLIX SALICYLIC ACID 6% OINTMENT
- Wash skin thoroughly and dry well.
- Dab on the ointment smoothing it into oily acne pimple areas of face and neck.
- In case of skin lightening use in mix with moisturizers, hydroquinone, vitamin C and retinoids.
- Apply once a day initially, then twice a day, or as directed by a dermatologist