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Mandelic Face & Body Peel is an ideal treatment for problematic, congested or acne prone skins. Mandelic acid, the main ingredient of the peel is an Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) derived from bitter almonds which helps to efficiently elimate dead skin cells, counteract excess lipids on the skin, unblock pores. break down intercellular bonds and activate the skin's natural regeneration cycle.
With added Niacinamide and Clove Bud Oil. Mandelic Peel also dramatically improves hyperpigmentation, helps to refine coarse texture and diminish fine lines and wrinkles for a radiant, clearer and brighter looking complexion.
Frequently Asked Questions
How does Mandelic Acid work?
As an alpha hydroxy acid Mandelic Acid works by breaking up the bond between skin cells, leading to an increased rate of cellular turnover. This is beneficial because it purges the skin of dead skin cells, which can contribute to wrinkles, hyperpigmentation and acne. Mandelac Acid has also long been known to have antibacterial properties, which are especially beneficial in the treatment of acne and oily skin.
What does Mandelic Acid do?
Mandelic Acid works on two levels: as a mild exfoliant and as an antibacterial. It reduces hyperpigmentation in the skin and is very effective for acne. It also reduces fine lines and wrinkles. At higher concentrations Mandelic Acid makes a great chemical peel and is less irritating than a glycolic or lactic peel.