An antimicrobial agent which works by inhibiting the growth of p. acnes, which is the bacteria that is responsible for the growth of acne.Salicylic acid
Salicylic acid is anti-inflammatory, keratolytic (helps exfoliate dead skin cells) in nature. It penetrates pores to loosen clogged follicles by breaking apart dead skin cells, softening them, and helping them slough off the skin.Zinc Oxide
Zinc oxide helps by calming the inflammation and further protecting skin. It helps soothe redness, decrease the size of breakouts/pimples/cysts – and helps to dry out oil production.Ichthyol Pale
It is a multifunctional agent which contributes as an anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and sebaceous glands regulating (anti-seborrheic) properties, which helps in calming the acenic skin.
It is composed of glycine, a known skin purifier, combined with Caprylic Acid, known for its antibacterial properties. It offers dermo-protection for the restoration of the skin's acid mantle and purification through sebum reduction. It is ideal for sensitive skin.Tea tree oil
Tea tree oil is known to have antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties. As such, it can help reduce the inflammation associated with acne and prevent acne lesions.Clove oil
It has been found to be toxic to a wide range of bacteria, including the kind that causes acne. Its analgesic and antiseptic properties make the oil ideal for fighting skin infection and their resultant conditions like acne. The oil helps draw out skin impurities and also reduces the pain caused by cystic acne.