BHA or Salicylic Acid is a very popular over-the-counter acne medication recommended by many people for blackheads, whiteheads, red marks and acne breakouts in general. But It’s incredible how a lot of products out there claim to have Salicylic Acid as active ingredient and at the same time have way too high of a pH and so are totally useless. According to many experts Salicylic Acid works best at concentrations of between 1% and 2%, and at an optimal pH of 3. So, make sure to use a well formulated salicylic acid / BHA product.
If you want our recommendation of a product, we can recommend you the Clear Pores System. This system has a Deep Facial Wash to unclog the pores and aid your skin throw away the acne bacteria. It’s a completely oil free formula with Salicylic Acid (2%) and SD Alcohol 40 (1%) as active Ingredients. However the Clear Pores System, not only have a facial wash but also includes an Herbal Supplement and a Protection Cream. The Herbal Supplement is made of 100% natural ingredients and his main function is fighting the acne bacteria exactly where it grows, working with your body’s system to permanently get rid of your acne. The Protection Cream works like a protector to your skin during all day long, preventing your skin from drying out and at same time keeping the pores clear.
Finally keep in mind, when you use a Salicylic Acid Product, you can get an initial breakout. This is totally normal, but also depends on the product and how the individual reacts to certain products. In fact Initial breakouts are very common when you switch products – so, give it a week or two, depending on the severity and observe the results, if it still breaks you out after that, just try another acne product.