The name alpha hydroxy acids cover a group of naturally-occurring acids found in citrus fruits (citric acid), sugar cane (glycolic acid), milk (lactic acid), apples (malic acid), grapes (tartaric acid) and more. It is well documented that alpha hydroxy acids can be beneficial for problem skin and are excellent for exfoliation. Glycolic and lactic acids have also shown to be effective in treating pigmentation.
Alpha hydroxy acids (AHA’s) work by helping to remove dead cells from the upper layer of the skin and promote cell turnover.
- improves complexion
- aids in increasing epidermal cell turnover
- collagen booster
- brightens and freshens skin
We utilize a special blend of alpha hydroxy acids which are sourced from plants such as lemon, blueberries, sugar cane, orange, sugar maple in our products. This combination creates the optimal blend to work in synergy with your skin’s own repair system.