ACIDS - WHAT ARE AHA'S AND HOW DO I KNOW WHICH ONE TO USE?

Sam Murton

Posted on August 22 2018

ACIDS - WHAT ARE AHA'S AND HOW DO I KNOW WHICH ONE TO USE?
The thought of putting an acid on your face might seem a little scary, but there’s no need to worry... Acids are found in abundance in the natural world and have been used in skincare with proven effectiveness. When used correctly they can have some serious benefits for your skin. Alpha Hydroxy Acids, or AHAs, are an effective and gentle way to exfoliate the skin. In a nutshell, they act to unglue dead skin on the surface that can make the skin appear dull, or pores appear larger. They provide a gentle, chemical exfoliation that has been shown to be less abrasive on the skin than physical...