BEAUTY MYTHS NO.20 – GLYCOLIC ACID THINS THE SKIN

…about acids and peels this woman does not know. Myth: Glycolic thins the skin. Fact: Glycolic Acid thickens the skin. The first study on hydroxy acids was on the modulation…

Cane + Austin Retexturizing Treatment Pads 10% Glycolic

Describe the brand in three words. American. Derm. Green (colour of packaging!). Who is it for? On paper, acne sufferers and people wanting anti-aging. What’s in it? Water (Aqua), Glycolic

Glycolic Facial Cleanser – Anthony Logistics for Men (AND WOMEN)

…(jig) and single-handedly the most popular brand with all of the men in my house (headcount: husband, 21 and 19 year old sons – for reference!). I’ve used the Glycolic

Drunk Elephant TLC Framboos Glycolic Night Serum

…acids or are very dry. Similar products? Bravura Glycolic Paula’s Choice Peter Thomas Roth Glycolic Acid Drunk Elephant TLC Framboos Glycolic Night Serum is $90.00 and available from Sephora.com or…

Nip+Fab Glycolic Fix Night Pads Extreme

What is it? Acid pads Who is it for? All skin types except those with obvious sensitivities to acids. What’s in it? Aqua (Water/Eau), Glycolic Acid, Triethanolamine, Glycerin, Polysorbate 20,…

Nuance Salma Hayek Glycolic Cream Cleanser

…Fab Glycolic Fix Cleanser SkinCeuticals Purifying Cleanser (in some ingredients only, I’m not really comparing the two here) Nuance Age Affirm Glycolic Acid Cleanser is $13.99 and available from CVS….

PIXI TONICS OVERVIEW AND UPCOMING EVENTS

…great as either your starter glycolic or a daily mild acid. It comes in a stronger version in the form of the Glow Peel Pads, which are 20% glycolic and…

Pixi Glow Mud Cleanser

…except the most sensitive – it does contain glycolic acid. What’s in it? Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Cetyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, Diatomaceous Earth, Glycerin, Glycolic

Clarins Gentle Exfoliator

…3-cyclohexene carboxaldehyde, limonene, hexyl cinnamal (V1963A) What are the key acids? glycolic, salicylic What % are they? Unknown, but the glycolic is higher than the salicylic. What PH? Around 3.5…