Features & Benefits:
AHA 12 Facial Cleanser offers a wide range of flexibility across all skin types for the skin care professional. If you follow a few simple steps and understand the active ingredients and their role, confidence and success will come easy. AHA 12 Facial Cleanser contains the following important active ingredients 12% Glycolic acid.
Glycolic acid, will help break away the natural protein and calcium (including Desmosomes) that are holding corneocytes on the outermost layers of the skin and with continued use, will prep the skin for the eventual use of products that contain a higher percentages of AHA or BHA acid.
Slight tingle may occur and is a normal reaction caused by glycolic acid entering the skin. Flush with water if tingling becomes uncomfortable and follow ‘Sensitive Skin’ protocol below. Sometimes new users to glycolic acid either need to get accustomed to the tingle of the glycolic acid working on the surface of the skin.
How To Use
Normal, Oily, Dry and Combination Skin: With dry face and hands, place a quarter size amounts into the palm of your hand and lightly lather. Gently apply both hands to dry face and with a gentle circular motion and cleanse face. After one minute rinse with cool water. Do not repeat.
Sensitive Skin: Sensitive skin types may need to mix 50/50 with facial cleanser sensitive skin to acclimate skin type to this product. With a wet face and wet hands, place a dime size amount (straight product or mix) into the palm of your hand and lightly lather. Gently apply both hands to wet face and with a gentle circular motion, cleanse face. After one minute rinse with cool water. Do not repeat.
Water (Aqua), Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Glycolic Acid, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Ammonium Hydroxide, Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate, Cocamide MIPA, PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, Disodium EDTA, Propylene Glyco.