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Alpha Hydroxy Acids

Alpha Hydroxy Acids

Alpha hydroxy acids, or AHA’s, are chemical exfoliants. The most commonly known are lactic and glycolic acid. Mandelic acid, citrus acid, malic acid, and tartaric acid are other alpha hydroxy acids. They can be used in peels or daily exfoliants, depending on the percentage they are used at.


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