How To Make A Book With Salicylic Acne Cream Safe Again for Someone Like a Baby to Make Contact With

Patient: If I put salicylic acne cream on a book, do I let the salicylic acne cream on the book dry out so it would be safe for someone like a baby, who would put the book in his or her mouth, to make contact with either his or her hands or mouth? Thanks!

Doctor: