Tag: ascorbic acid

Retinoids

Can I Wear an AHA During the Day?

Alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs) have a proven track record as chemical exfoliants and skin refinishers. Today, you’ll find alpha hydroxy acids available in treatments promising improvement to dry skin, wrinkles, fine lines and skin discoloration. They boost collagen and gently exfoliate, resulting in the exposure of layers of younger, healthier looking skin. Does this mean… Read more »

4 Ingredients for Radiant Skin

Radiant skin indicates health, vitality and youth. If you want it, listen to your grandmother’s advice: eat well, get enough sleep and exercise regularly. We’ll take you one step further: read on for more about 4 skin care ingredients proven to help deliver radiant, clear and healthy skin. 1. Alpha hydroxy acids. Exfoliation is an… Read more »

Vitamin C In Skin Care

Definitely rating high up on my list of effective skin care ingredients, Vitamin C is one of those ingredients that comes with considerable scientific evidence to support its use. When formulated appropriately, Vitamin C delivers two significant skin benefits: It stimulates the synthesis of collagen, which forms part of the skin’s supporting network. It is… Read more »