Salicylic acid in shampoo- good or bad?

Biolage Hydrating shampoo's ingredients have changed. Among other new ingredients, there's now salicylic acid in it. Is that a "good" or bad" ingredient?
It's an exfoliant ingredient - basically, aspirin - to help turn over skin cells on the scalp. Good for the scalp, not bad for hair - in fact, probably good for hair in the long run since the scalp is healthier and follicles less likely to become blocked from built-up skin cells.
2C/3A/3B - mod. CG, med. to fine, normal to low porosity/normal elasticity

Current Main Rotation: MG217 medicated, GTTT or Aim2Health 'poos as scalp needs, YTCarrots or Elucence cond., Spiral Solutions Protein Trtmt & Deeply Decadent Cond., CJCCCC reg or lite, KCCC, AO Mandarin Magic, Giovanni LA Hold Hair Spritz + lots more, sporadically

HG Method: Super Soaker + Smasters-ing, brief upside down diffusing then clips or clamps & air dry. Blend gray w/henna glosses

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It's the main ingredient in a lot of acne products. I would think it'd be fine as long as you don't use it every day.
2c/2b with some 2a, coarse, dense, thick, low porosity
Growing out a CL bob. Currently at APL.
CG again as of 7/20/12


Cleanser: BRÖÖ Smoothing I.P.A. Shampoo
RO: Trader Joe's Nourish Spa Conditioner
LI: Kinky-Curly Knot Today
Styler: Beautiful Curls Gel for Wavy to Curly Hair

all-natural products, light moisture, humectants, argan oil
silk protein, synthetic ingredients, heavy oils/products, cowashing

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