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Extreme Peel: An efficient and safe deep chemical peel

Exfoliating treatments are based on the peeling and dissolving of dead skin cells in the skin’s upper layers. As a result, dead skin cells are removed and make way for the growth of new and healthy skin cells.

5 facts about the HL PROFESSIONAL PEELS

1. The core blends of HL PROFESSIONAL PEELS, the comprehensive range of cosmetic grade exfoliators, are based on proprietary blends of natural Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHA) further enhanced with key actives such as BHA, Retinol and extracts to reach the optimal synergy point.

2. The HL proprietary blends of Alpha Hydroxy Acids comprise 5 AHAs: glycolic acid, lactic acid, malic acid, citric acid and tartaric acid, in different concentrations and ratios. These acids are sourced from milk as well as fruits such as oranges, lemons, sugar cane, sugar maple and bilberry.

Acids at the Service of Cosmetics – The Complete Guide

Acids are among the most active and effective ingredients in cosmetic products. Hyaluronic acid and alpha and beta hydroxy acids are the most prominent and well-known acids, but they are certainly not the only ones. The following article reviews various acids used in treatments administered at the cosmetic salon and in the field of dermatology as well.