Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : Glycolic Acid

Comparative Study on Buffered 50% Glycolic Acid and 0.5% Salicylic Acid Solution Vs Jessener’s Solution in Egyptian Patients with Acne Vulgaris.

Rewan Hossam; Elsayed Khater; Mohamed Khater

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2021, Volume 8, Issue 2, Pages 2401-2411

Background: Acne vulgaris is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the pilosebaceous unit that is associated with significant psychosocial repercussions. Chemical peeling is a documented option in the treatment of active acne. Glycolic acid belongs to the group of α-hydroxy acids is used as a superficial or medium depth peel in acne treatment Jessner’s solution (JS) peel is formulated by Dr. Max Jessner to minimize complication from resorcinol, namely contact
dermatitis. Salicylic acid also decreases in inflammatory lesions