Lactic Acid 5% + HA Exfoliating Peel | Elements Health And Wellness ™

Lactic Acid 5% + HA Exfoliating Peel


$12.99

Lactic acid is one of the gentlest alpha hydroxy acids and is ideal for a gentle exfoliating peel of even sensitive skin. This 5% lactic acid solution is supported by Tasmanian pepperberry and hyaluronic acid to soothe skin and reduce signs of inflammation and sensitivity. This product is one of our personal favorites and is a staple in our skincare closets.

 

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Description

Using an exfoliating peel can be a great way to up the glow factor of your skin and gently slough off the outer layer of dry, dead skin to reveal softer, smoother, and more hydrated skin. Lactic acid is a great option for an exfoliating peel because it is one of the gentlest alpha hydroxy acids and is still exfoliating as well as mildly hydrating.

5 Reasons to use an Exfoliating Peel

  1. Regular exfoliation reveals more smooth and clear skin
  2. Increase the absorption of your other targeted skincare products
  3. Promotes more hydrated skin
  4. May help reduce fine lines and wrinkles
  5. May help reduce discoloration and uneven skin tone

Try our Rejuvenate Facial Serum for a nourishing super elixir to boost your skin’s natural glow!

This formula contains a studied Tasmanian Pepperberry derivative to help reduce irritation associated with acid use. This derivative is of plant origin and varies in colour seasonally and this colour variation may be apparent in the formula from time to time.

This pH of this formula is approximately 3.8. Lactic Acid has a pKa of 3.8 and pKa is the most important aspect to consider in formulating with acids. pKa implies acid availability. When pKa is close to pH, there is an ideal balance between salt and acidity, maximizing effectiveness of the acid and reducing irritation. Higher pH numbers in such a case would increase salt which counter-intuitively would make the formula even more irritating than if the formula was more acidic.

Note: While Lactic Acid can result in quick visible benefits, we generally suggest indirect forms of skin exfoliation in favour of direct forms such as this formula due to potential inflammation and sensitivity associated with acids. Please refer to NIOD’s Non-Acid Acid Precursor for such a reference.

Directions

Apply up to once per day (we use it twice a week), ideally in the PM. Can be diluted with other treatments to reduce strength until skin develops tolerance. Avoid contact with eyes. Contact of the product with the skin must be of limited frequency or duration. If irritation occurs, cease use and consult a physician. Use only as directed on unbroken skin. Patch testing prior to use is advised.  Keep out of reach of children.

Sunburn Alert: This product contains an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin’s sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterwards.

Ingredients

Aqua (Water), Lactic Acid, Glycerin, Pentylene Glycol, Propanediol, Sodium Hyaluronate Crosspolymer, Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit/Leaf Extract, Acacia Senegal Gum, Xanthan Gum, Isoceteth-20, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Sodium Hydroxide, Ethylhexylglycerin, 1,2-Hexanediol, Caprylyl Glycol.

Contraindications: Lactic Acid should not be used on sensitive, peeling or compromised skin. Please refer to additional sun protection note and other warnings in provided Directions.

Caution: As with any new supplement, always consult with your doctor before taking any new supplement. The information here is strictly informational and is not intended to diagnose, prevent, treat, or cure any disease. Our opinions are strictly our own and are gathered from our own research and experience. 

This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For informational purposes only.

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Additional information

Weight 0.2 lbs
Dimensions 1.5 × 1.5 × 3.5 in

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