Purifying Blemish Treatment
This purifying treatment serum contains exfoliating Lactic Acid (7%), clarifying Salicylic Acid (1.5%), balancing Azelaic Acid (.2%) and skin fortifying Niacinamide (Vitamin B3). Sebum regulating Sulfur and Tomato Fruit Extracts aid in establishing normal skin, addressing pore congestion and eruptive outbreaks. Astringent organic denatured lemon alcohol creates an anti-septic environmental which quickly neutralizes topical oil for a more balanced appearance. pH 3.5-4.0
Skin Concern: Oily/Acne/Combination/Hyperpigmentation
Size: 1.0 fl. oz.
.02% Azelaic Acid – A pharmaceutical anti-acne agent that provides antibacterial and comedolytic effects. Helps to stop the growth of skin bacteria that causes acne and keep the skin pores clean. Also acts as a skin lightener.
7% Lactic Acid – A hydrating alpha-hydroxy acid (plant derived), exfoliates, refines and perfects the surface of the skin by evening out skin tone and reducing wrinkles.
1.5% Salicylic Acid –Is a ‘keratolytic’ as it breaks down and exfoliates dead skin cells, preventing cell buildup in the hair follicle (pores). It is also beneficial for minor lightening from acne scarring.
Tomato Extract – Is rich in vitamins and minerals and purifying to the skin. Helps balance the pH of the skin and regulate sebum. Tomato contains Lycopene, a powerful anti-oxidant that helps prevent collagen deterioration and acts as a free radical scavenger.
Niacinamide – Vitamin B3 is a very stable vitamin, which offers a wide range of well-documented benefits for the skin. It has been used to clarify pigment, and is particularly beneficial for blemished, dry or sensitive skin or as an anti-wrinkle treatment.
Niacinamide – A stable Vitamin B3, can help prevent trans-epidermal water loss (TEWL), or keep moisture in your skin. It also helps regulate the production of sebum, making it useful for balancing out oily and acneic skin types and help reduce closed comedones.
BioSulphur – Offers three benefits to breakout prone skin: antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and sebum regulating.
Aqua (Purified Water), *Organic Lemon Alcohol Denat. (38b, Lemon), Lactic Acid, Tetrahydroxypropyl Ethylenediamine, Propanediol, Polysorbate-20, Salicylic Acid, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Niacinamide, Sodium Hydroxide, Ferulic Acid, Glycerin, Solanum Lycopersicum (Tomato) Fruit Extract, Azelaic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Sorbic Acid, Polysorbate 80, Sulfur, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Oil, Menthol, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Oil.
*Certified Organic Ingredient
In the evening after cleansing and toning, apply 1 to 2 drops to face, may be applied directly onto acne blemishes, let dry and apply moisturizer. Avoid the immediate eye area. Some mild stinging may occur at first, then subside. Use caution when combining with exfoliating products or procedures, as this may increase sensitivity. Not recommended for use immediately following exfoliation treatments. Use an SPF of at least 15. If irritation develops, discontinue use and consult your skincare specialist. A 24 hr patch test is recommended. Not for use on children, keep out of reach.