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A natural characteristic subsidiary of sugar cane utilized in different healthy skin products. A subordinate of sugarcane, glycolic acid is an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA), a gathering of naturally occurring acids that can be found in nourishments. AHAs work by extricating the paste-like substance that holds dull and dead skin cells on the outer layer of your skin, uncovering more current, newer skin. What’s more, on the grounds that glycolic acid has the smallest molecule size of all the AHAs, it’s the most bioavailable and dynamic, permitting it to enter the skin the most without any problem. It is additionally a humectant, ready to maneuver water into the skin. Glycolic acid peels, the ones directed in your dermatologist’s office, contain a high focus (up to 30 percent) and can address different skin worries from skin break out scars to sunspots. Serums and creams containing glycolic acid use between 5 to 10 percent focus.

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