Alpha Hydroxy Acids

Alpha hydroxy acids – including lactic and glycolic acids – help reduce skin dryness, reduce fine lines and wrinkles, and improve breakout-prone skin. Look for concentrations of 5 – 12% for daily to weekly use at home.

 
 
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lactic acid and glycolic acid produced comparative improvements in skin hydration and lines and wrinkle improvement

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COSMETIC SCIENCE

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Dry skin solution. 

Lactic acid-based lotion beats petroleum-based cream.

 

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Treatment with 12% lactic acid resulted in ...clinical improvement in skin smoothness and in the appearance of lines and wrinkles. 

JOURNAL OF AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY

 
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Glycolic acid 10% used 1x per day for 45 days significantly improved mild acne. Zap your zits.