Salicylic acid 2%, 1% Lactic acid.
Apply to moistened skin and perform a light massage until a creamy foam appears. Rinse thoroughly with water. Avoid contact with eyes
Daily facial hygiene for seborrheic and acne prone skins. Prevention and treatment of acne prone skins (mixed / oily). Can be used alone or in combination with other acne treatments. Helps regulate oil secretion, remove impurities and improve acnée. Is not photosensitive and is non-irritating.
Lactic acid is an α-hydroxy acid naturally present in the skin as part of a metabolic process, and its function in the skin is to help maintain the pH of the acid mantle between 5.5 and 6.0, whereas the pH of the intimate area ranges between 4 and 4.5.
It exerts a natural moisturizing effect on the skin as it attracts water molecules towards the horny layer and stimulates the synthesis of ceramides, in addition to improving and modulating the barrier function.
It has a lightening effect on skin pigmentation as it promotes a more homogeneous dispersion of melanin and exerts an antioxidant effect.
The % of active ingredient modifies its penetration capacity and activity in the skin. Low % act in the epidermis and give great softness and hydration to the skin. However, formulations with a high % of lactic acid, in addition to the benefits mentioned above, are capable of acting in the dermis and even on wrinkles.
Salicylic acid is a beta-hydroxy acid with keratolytic and antimicrobial properties; it is widely used in dermatology due to its ability to promote epidermal scaling through breaking of intercellular desmosomal bridges. It also acts as regulator of skin oiliness and potential anti-inflammatory.