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Dermatology At Home



Non-Irritating Benzoyl Peroxide Alternative - Tea Tree Oil

Posted by gpin95, 08 March 2014 · 502 views
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Tea tree oil is a natural oil that's been proven to be as effective as benzoyl peroxide for treating acne. Both substances are antibacterial, but benzoyl peroxide can be overly irritating. Especially when combined with salicylic acid face wash, tea tree oil is a better alternative to a benzoyl peroxide regimen. Being a natural oil, it can also functi...


Acetylsalicylic Acid Peel For Scars/existing Acne

Posted by gpin95, 08 March 2014 · 154 views
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In-office salicylic acid peels can cost over $500 per peel. What's even worse is multiple peels are required to achieve drastic results. Regular aspirin (acetyl-salicylic acid)  is almost chemically identical to the ingredient in more expensive peels and can cost as little as $5. Here's how to make yours at home;
 
Crush 5-10 aspirin tablets...