ABC's of Skincare, A: AHA (Alpha Hydroxy Acid) - Chemical exfoliant derived from various plants - Gently removes surface layer of dead skin cells ALOE VERA - Helps reduce inflammation - Increase hydration by binding moisture to skin ARBUTIN
Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHA's) are naturally occurring compounds found in food that have exfoliating properties for the skin. They work by "un-gluing" dead skin. They have small molecules so they are able to penetrate deep into the layers of the skin.
6 Things You Should Know Before Putting This Popular Acid on Your Skin
We love the thrill of the new. We also love what really, truly works. Heres why (and how) alpha hydroxy acids (glycolic, lactic, and citric among them) and beta hydroxy acids (namely salicylic) should be your skin-care staples.
Dr Oz went into the world of Alpha Hydroxy acids. These are acids that occur naturally and really help anti-aging better than expensive creams and potions.: Dr Oz went into the world of Alpha Hydroxy acids. These are acids that occur naturally and re