Alopecia lotion contains Salicylic Acid in Flexible Collodion
Role of active ingredient: Salicylic Acid is a mild acid that is applied to the scalp where it gently cleans and removes the plaque. Salicylic acid was originally used to exfoliate the skin to make it younger.It’s safe to use this mild acid on the scalp because the hair follicle roots grows from much deeper in the scalp then the acid reaches so it won’t cause hair loss in any way. In the treatment of dandruff, salicylic acid loosens and softens scaly skin, making it easier to remove. Salicylic acid can be quite beneficial to those suffering from dandruff or simply from an itchy scalp. Salicylic acid lotion can help exfoliate your skin and reveal the healthy, new skin underneath. Salicylic acid lotion works by gently removing excess skin. When it's applied, the lotion causes the uppermost layer of skin to swell, soften and then peel, removing dead skin cells.