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any acid that has hydroxyl groups in addition to the hydroxyl group in the acid itself

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You'll need to wear sunscreen and moisturizer because products with alpha hydroxy acids make your skin a little sensitive, and you may experience some tingling or stinging.
Food and Drug Administration has recommended that cosmetic manufacturers alert consumers to potential skin sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) radiation in products that contain alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs).
With regard to private label alpha hydroxy acid products, and, in particular, with respect to those containing glycolic acid, Goldstein noted that all of these products ride on the advertising coat tails of brand producers and that some copy the trade dress of Alpha Hydrox.
Chemical exfoliates like beta hydroxy and alpha hydroxy acids are dependent on proper pH for them to work best.
NeoStrata, based in Princeton, NJ, has a history of innovation that includes breakthrough research in alpha hydroxy acids, which have become a standard among anti-aging technologies in the beauty category.
Alpha hydroxy acids and Beta hydroxy acids may be useful in higher concentrations against acne, solar hyperpigmentation and photoageing.
based, NeoStrata has to its credit innovation which includes breakthrough research in Alpha hydroxy acids, which have become a standard among anti-aging technologies in the beauty category.
J, NeoStrata's innovation includes breakthrough research in Alpha hydroxy acids, which have become a standard among anti-aging technologies in the beauty category.
They include alpha hydroxy acids, which can also increase the thickness of deeper layers of skin, promoting skin firmness.
Daily exfoliating cream that contains Alpha Hydroxy Acids help to encourage continuous exfoliation of the outer layers of the skin and avoiding blockage of the follicles which is the primary cause of acne.
It's hydrating and instantly improves your skin's texture with a powerful combination of alpha hydroxy acids and repairing Vitamins B, and E.
99 for up to 250mls and contains alpha hydroxy acids to remove dead skin cells, vitamin B3 to brighten skin and natural oils to feed dry skin.
Some actives provide significant benefits to the skin, such as alpha hydroxy acids, but they can also be very irritating.
They contain glycerin, olive oil, alpha hydroxy acids, natural soy oil and other ingredients.
Next comes the all-over exfoliation with a blend of papapa and grapefruit with alpha hydroxy acids and jojoba seeds which slough off the dead skin ensuring your body is buffed and ready to go.