Saliderm-6 Ointment contains Salicylic acid. It is used to treat acne vulgaris and cleanse the skin. It reduces the lesions associated with acne by unclogging the skin pores, it also helps prevent spots from forming. In addition to this, it functions as a peel agent and helps to rid the skin of dead skin cells while also cleansing oily skin. This leads to an overall reduction in the amount of pimples and also makes the skin heal quicker. Salicylic acid can have a calming, anti-inflammatory effect on pimples and it does not have any effect on sebum production.