Salicylic peel is an acid solution that, when applied topically to the skin, can often reduce scarring, fine lines, wrinkles, and other blemishes. It will usually leave one's skin fresher and younger looking. There are other chemical skin peel products available, but it is generally considered the mildest. Nevertheless, it's best to start treatments with a low-concentration solution that one's skin will be able to tolerate. Salicylic peel treatment is the new generation of products for improving the appearance of aging skin. Dermatologists now agree that Salicylic peel is a superior exfoliate that improves the appearance of aging and sun-damaged skin. Salicylic acid peels are a relatively inexpensive procedure for patients. Typically peels are applied in a series at intervals of 4-6 weeks. Salicylic peel breaks down the protein bonds between the layers of skin, which is why a much quicker peel can be achieved. For acne, the Salicylic acid has several properties that make it a very effective treatment for acne. It acts as an anti-inflammatory and helps to immediately reduce the inflammation of the acne. Salicylic Acid Peels are effective in reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and improving overall facial texture because it exfoliates both the skin surface and within pores. It has been found that Beta Hydroxy, Salicylic Acid is effective with as little as one-fifth the concentration typically found in products containing Glycolic Acid. Typically within the first 3 weeks, the skin begins to show improved clarity with very few breakouts. Deep cleansing and exfoliation is a ‘process', which takes some time to work. After the skin has cleared, it is also important to continue weekly treatments to keep the pores from becoming clogged.