Mandelic Acid, derived from bitter almonds, is an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) that dissolves the intercellular Ã¢ÂÂglueÃ¢ÂÂ that binds dead skin cells to the surface strips off dead skin cells and lifts off brown discolorations. The 4% will not cause peeling but rather will slowly help remove dead skin cell to leave behind soft smooth skin. In addition its antibacterial value will help to reduce acne and impacted pores while at the same time stimulate the production of collagen and elastin to revel a smooth, clear even-toned complexion.
- Preps the skin for the absorption of topical serums
- Dissolves dead skin cells and clears skin of residual bacteria
- Treats acne prone and photo aged skin
- Good for all skin types
- Contains antibacterial properties to assist with complexion problems
- Lift off skin discolorations due to Melasma
Good for all skin types. Superior for Fitzpatrick III and higher as the larger molecule of the mandelic acid is less irritating that other AHAs such as Lactic, Glycolic, etc.
Apply a small amount onto a gauze pad and smooth over the face and neck. This is a leave on product. After application, let rest on skin for approximately 10 minutes before applying other topicals. Can be used to degrease trouble areas, spot treat or overall application.
Use of a 15 SPF or higher is recommended.
Purified Water, SD Alcohol 40, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel)Bark/Leaf/Twig Extract, Mandelic Acid.