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Salicylic Acid

Our database has 504 products that contain Salicylic Acid.

Description

Salicylic Acid is a BHA and is a preservative. It can be good for be good for oily skin. It can help to reduce large pores, brighten skin, and fight acne. It can be bad for dry skin, cause irritation, and worsen eczema.

Salicylic Acid is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient, with about 7.54% of the products in our database containing it.

At a glance

form of
BHA
form of
Preservative
helps fight
Acne
good for
Oily Skin
good for
Dullness
reduces
Large Pores
can worsen
Dry Skin
may cause
Irritation
can worsen
Eczema

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 37595
  • INCI Name: SALICYLIC ACID
  • INN Name: salicylic acid
  • EC #:  200-712-3
  • Ph. Eur. Name: acidum salicylicum
  • All Functions: Antidandruff, Hair Conditioning, Keratolytic, Masking, Preservative, Skin Conditioning
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

SkinSort uses CosIng to source some of it's data on ingredient names and functions.