Maximised AHA exfoliation for oily & combination skin yet gentle enough for even sensitive skin types. Developed especially to provide deep-pore cleansing and renewing daily exfoliation, poreCleanse contains AHA Mandelic Acid which has been shown to offer similar exfoliation properties to glycolic acid, but without the same level of stinging or irritation which can ultimately lead to superior results and a more comfortable experience.
Suitable for sensitive oily and combination skin type
L-Mandelic Acid (3.0%) - a gentle AHA, with exfoliation results comparable to those of glycolic acid, without the associated stinging or irritation. Exhibits anti-bacterial properties where glycolic acid does not.
Tea Tree Oil - helps to reduce any skin inflammation, whilst preventing any microbial growth.
Natural Glycerin - a humectant, which attracts water from the air and draws it to the skin, ensuring that skin remains hydrated and comfortable.
Shelf life: 12 months Up to 100 applications
Size: 150ml; self-foaming pump bottle
Thoroughly removes oil, dirt and bacteria from the skin, leaving you with luminous skin clarity
Mandelic Acid is unique as an AHA due to its lipid solubility. It helps to clear oily and congested skin, whilst helping to reverse the mechanism of blackheads formation through its capability to unclog pores, release trapped sebum and
impurities as well as remove dead skin cells
Mandelic Acid (AHA) acts as a potent exfoliating booster reinforcing the effectiveness of weekly exfoliation while ensuring that no irritation occurs (larger molecule than glycolic acid) to even the most sensitive skin
Mandelic Acid is unique as an AHA having anti-bacterial properties. It has a long history of use as an oral antibiotic and treating urinary tract infections
Exhibits beneficial effects on photoaged and hyperpigmented skin through optimal but gentle exfoliation
Provides those with highly sensitive skin with an alternative to glycolic and/or salicylic acid based cleansers
Counteracts the effect of hard water on the skin enabling the skin to maintain its natural hydration levels and pH balance
Prepares the skin to most effectively absorb and utilise the active ingredients from the follow-up products
Self-foaming formula provides quick, convenient and hassle-free cleansing
RECOMMENDATIONS FOR USE:
The first step in the daily continuous skin care regime of sensitive oily and combination skin types
Pre-treatment skin preparation before facials, skin peels (especially with highly concentrated AHAs) , and other salon-based procedures
Post-peeling skincare maintenance (acceleration of regenerative processes and consolidation of procedure results)
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Cleanse skin twice daily. Pump a small amount of cleanser into the wet palm of the hand and massage into moistened face and neck area. Rinse thoroughly and pat face dry. Use in conjunction with a Medik8 antioxidant product followed by a Medik8 hydrator.
Avoid contact with the eyes. If contact occurs, rinse immediately with water. If skin irritation occurs, cease use immediately. If irritation persists, contact a skincare professional or your GP.