LACT10.1 AHA MOISTURIZER
A 10% Lactic Acid exfoliating moisturizer designed for blemish prone skin as an alternative to Benzoyl Peroxide formulas, it can be especially useful for those with back or body blemishes that want a potent moisturizer which doesn't have the risk of bleaching clothing.
A NURTURING MOISTURIZER - At its core a potent moisturizer using organic plant based ingredients that feed the skin, and no parabens, fragrance, animal products or animal testing.
LACTIC ACID STIMULATES COLLAGEN SYNTHESIS - L-Lactic Acid is known to stimulate collagen and ceramide synthesis, strengthening the skin barrier. At pH 3.5 bacterial proliferation is also slowed.
TEA TREE OIL, A NATURAL ANTI-BACTERIAL - Organic Tea Tree Oil is a potent natural anti-bacterial, and in one study demonstrated effect comparable to Benzoyl Peroxide against acne
Distilled Water (Aqua), Lactic Acid 10%, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Cetyl Alcohol, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil, Sodium PCA, Glycerin, Stearic Acid, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Allantoin, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil.
Use morning and night. Gently massage a small amount into affected areas. If bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, discontinue use until it subsides, then limit application to once every other day and reduce the amount used.
L-Lactic Acid is a gentle, naturally derived acid with exfoliating, moisturizing and skin barrier strengthening properties4.
Jojoba Oil uniquely high in wax esters, similar to human skin sebum which gives it skin softening and redness reducing properties3.
Shea Butter works as a non-comedogenic emollient skin softener rich in phytonutrients, vitamins A and E.
Macadamia Oil is especially rich in the essential fatty acid linoleic acid, often depleted in acneic skin.
Allantoin increases the water content of the extracellular matrix and enhances the desquamation of upper layers of dead skin cells.
Witch Hazel has pore-size reducing [astringent] properties and is added to decrease sebum production.