Chemical Peel with Salicylic Acid

The Salicylic acid peel

October 22, 2015 Tasleem Arif 1

The property of salicylic acid to cause exfoliation of the stratum corneum makes it an efficacious agent for peeling. Also the comedolytic property of salicylic acid makes it an effective peeling agent for patients with acne vulgaris. This paper reviews the available data and literature on salicylic acid as a peeling agent and its possible indications.

acne scars

Filling the Acne Scars

February 11, 2015 Bell Eapen 3

Though many¬†cosmetic services claim that they can erase acne scars miraculously, acne scar is¬†one of the most common and recalcitrant cosmetic dermatology problems. It affects […]

Acne Vulgaris

How Chlorophyll Cuts Acne

November 4, 2014 Bell Eapen 1

Acne is a common teenage problem that leads to severe psychological morbidity. Isotretinoin is an effective treatment but has several serious side-effects making it a […]