Ivy Aïa Face Serum Lactic Acid 5% Renews the skin structure by means of lactic acid and improves skin moisture factor. The serum stimulatesThe formation of new skin cells and at the same time binds moisture in the skin. It helps remove dead skin cells and is especially good atDry and aged skin, but there is also good effect for acne.
Lactide Acid - lactic acid bacterium
Lactide Acid also goes under the names of lactic acid bacteria or probiotic. Lactide Acid is one of the best known AHA acids and tested for decades for its effect on the skin. Lactide Acid is a really good skin care ingredient.
Lactic acid is primarily used for its exfoliating effect. It is great for breaking down the material that holds together on dead skin cells. It is especially important for impure, oily and hormonally conditioned acne as it prevent the dead skin cells from forming impurities in the skin. Lactic Acid is also one of the AHA acids that can improve an uneven skin tone.
What is AHA acids?
AHA acids are a common term for a number of acids extracted from natural sources such as fruit and milk. Today, the acids used in skin care products are synthetically prepared to ensure a stable quality.
In dry skin products, where the concentration is below 3%, the acids have waterbinding properties and thus counteracts dryness and accomplishes wrinkles.
In products for impure skin where the concentration is more than 4%, the AHA acids will have an exfoliating effect on the skin and thus break down dead skin cells, it makes them particularly suitable for people with impure skin and tend to acne.
Lactide Acid is one of the AHA acids that are most effective and has the most well-documented effect.
Ivy Aïa has developed 4 different sera: