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.
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