Oily Skin + Salicylic Peel Q&A

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Is a Salicylic Acid Peel Safe?

My dermatologist has recommended a 20% salicylic acid peel for my persistent clogged pores and oily skin. I've read that salicylic acid can... READ MORE

Can I Get a Salycylic Acid Peel While on Differin?

Hi, I have had acne for years. I finally became fed up and was prescribed differin just this week (.3% gel). I have mostly comedonal acne. I was... READ MORE

Is oily face after a salicylic acid, Vitalize chemical peel normal?

Hello, I received a chemical peel this morning and afterward my face is extremely oily. My face is oily, but never this oily. It looks like I am... READ MORE

Salicylic acid 2%- still breaking out. Any suggestions? (photos)

Hi, Ive already posted another question about peeling whilst on nightly 2% salicylic acid and 10% mandalic/salicylic acid every 10days. I know a lot... READ MORE

How Should I Prepare for a Salicylic Acid Peel?

Before receiving a 30% Salicylic Acid Peel for my forehead acne, how soon should I stop my regular daily acne treatment? I use a 2% salicylic acid gel... READ MORE

Did salicylic mandelic acid peel on face. Skin came back to my old type, oilier and darker after some improvements

I Have my wedding by next month month.. my skin is oilier, darker around mouth, dark circles with few acne marks. in initial 3 days of peel my skin... READ MORE

Is It Okay to Still Use Retinol Every Night if Im Planning to Do a Salicylic Acid Peel Once a Week?

I have oily and acne prone skin with large pores and currently using retinol every night. Now im planning to do salicylic acid peel once a week for... READ MORE

Starting my first at home salicylic acid peel. Any suggestions?

I'm starting to-do it myself salicylic acid peel. I just have a few questions: What percentage should I buy? 10% or 20% salicylic acid? How should I... READ MORE

I had a salicylic acid mask done 3 days ago. My skin texture has changed to rough and bumpy, Is this normal? (photos)

The facial was done by a licensed esthetician about 3 days ago. I was told not to wash my face that evening and let the moisturizers sink in over... READ MORE

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