How Does Salicylic Acid Treat Acne?

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Salicylic acid is my favorite over the counter ingredient for acne, and why I love this product is because it can get down into the follicle really well without being too irritating, when you use it at a concentration up to 2% which is the highest concentration you can get over the counter.

What it does again, it exfoliates just as the other acids we've been talking about, but it does it really effectively down into the pores, and by loosening up those skin cells, and those contents that are building up and causing acne, your skin looks smoother, is less acne prone, helps the pimple you have clear quicker, and also helps prevent you from making new ones..