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Glycolic peel

What is Glycolic peel?

An exfoliator derived from sugarcane, which safely removes the outer layer of dead skin cells on the surface of your skin, the Glycolic Acid peel helps bring fresh new skin to the surface. This is beneficial for those who are looking for ingredients that help with anti-aging, such as sun spots or age spots and help those with acne-prone and blackhead-prone skin. This would be a good peel to start with for new users or the next step up from a Glycolic 30% peel. Glycolic acid is safe for all skin tones and is best for normal/dry/combination skin type.

Looking for a way to reveal younger, smoother and more radiant skin? Glycolic acid face peels may be your answer!

Glycolic Acid, also known as Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA), is a chemical exfoliant originally sourced from sugarcane and has been used for beautification for centuries by ancient civilizations. When incorporated in glycolic acid face peels, this anti-aging exfoliant is able to dissolve the bonds between dead skin cells so they can be easily wiped away and allow for new, healthy cell growth. !

When used regularly, glycolic acid face peels effectively combat common skin issues such as:

The Glycolic Peel

Glycolic peels break through the dead skin on a cellular level. They help remove dead skin and dirt from the skin’s surface, revealing newer and brighter-looking skin.
The anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties of the acid help rejuvenate the skin. It reduces brown sunspots and creates a younger and more even skin tone. Because the peel unclogs pores, it is also used to get rid of mild acne, superficial acne scars, and blackheads.
Glycolic peels can also be helpful for getting rid of hyperpigmentation on the skin such as sunspots, brown acne scars, or melasma. After a glycolic peel, skin appears brighter and refreshed.

More about Glycolic peel

The glycolic peel is known for its anti-aging properties. Repeated glycolic peels accelerate the growth of collagen and elastin in the skin, reducing fine lines on the face and minimizing the appearance of pores.