Glyco-12 cream is a hydrophilic emollient containing contains Glycolic acid 12%. Glycolic acid specific separate effects on different layers of the skin. On the outer layer of the skin, the epidermis, it appears that the glycolic acid will cause an ungluing of the cells which have stuck together in an unhealthy way.On the deeper layer of the skin, the epidermis, there are microscopically demonstrated effects showing an increase in the deposition of collagen and other proteins which lead to better supported and healthier skin.
Benefits of Glyco-12 cream:
- Reduces the wrinkles, exfoliating the epidermis layer and activating the cells self-renewal
- Smoothes the skin
- Lightens the tone and tightens the pores
What is glycolic acid?
Glycolic acid is probably the most common alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) and has the reputation of being one of the safest forms of AHA.
Glycolic acid is an exfoliator. It safely removes the outer layer of dead skin cells on the surface your skin, bring fresh new skin to the surface. This is beneficial for those who are looking for ingredients that help with anti-aging. Glycolic acid can also help lighten discoloration of the skin, such as sun spots or age spots and help those with acne-prone and blackhead-prone skin.
What can glycolic acid cream do?
It can be used to treat melasma. Glycolic acid cream is beneficial in treating and preventing acne. It is a natural treatment that can help reduce inflammation and acne breakouts, by unclogging pores and removing dead skin cells. It may also help to improve the appearance of your acne scars.
Glycolic acid cream is beneficial for reducing lines and wrinkles that result from the aging process. It is beneficial in the treatment of skin wrinkles and blemishes. When applied topically to the skin, it has a strong exfoliating action that promotes the shedding of dead skin cells, which results in younger, healthier skin. This particular strength is also good for the hands as it reduces fine lines.