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 i am not recommending deep-heat cream for others with acne.  product has side effects and may cause long term skin damage 


i know some members here are very knowledgeable on creams.so i was just wondering if the ingredients in deep heat cream are a big no, no when used near or on acne areas? (ie long term skin damage?).

ingredients are:


Active ingredients: Menthol 5.91% w/w, Eucalyptus oil 1.97% w/w, Methyl salicylate 12.80% w/w, Turpentine oil 1.47% w/w

Other ingredients: Sodium cetostearyl sulphate, Cetostearyl alcohol, Propylene glycol, Wool fat (lanolin), Liquid paraffin, Dowicil 200 and Water.


product leaflet
http://www.boots.com/wcsstore/ExtendedSitesCatalogAssetStore/Product_PatientLeaflets/A00000550-10007357.P-deep_heat_heat_rub.pdf

 

Edited by MrBakery

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