... typical or has it happened to anyone else? Is hair loss a side efefct of teh acid?
I'm not really familiar with the product 3 corn remover - does it have 40% salicylic acid?
If it does contain salicylic acid then no, hair loss is not a known side effect of topical salicylic acid use. However, it may be the cause of hair loss for you. Please discuss this with your doctor when you visit next time.
The known side effects are:
Serious side effects are not likely to occur with the use of salicylic acid topical.
If you do experience any of the following rare serious side effects, stop using salicylic acid topical and seek emergency medical attention or contact your doctor:
an allergic reaction (shortness of breath; closing of the throat; swelling of the lips, face, or tongue; or hives); or severe skin irritation.
Other, less serious side effects are more likely to occur. Continue to use salicylic acid topical and talk to your doctor if you experience skin burning; stinging; itching; dryness; redness; peeling; or irritation.
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