Alpha Hydroxy Acids with pH at or above 3.0 have no exfoliation activity (this includes all buffered alpha hydroxyl)
10 % un-buffered Lactic Acid
Allows the outer layers of dry skin to release and shed; stimulates new collagen, and elastic fiber production.
Denatured Ethyl Alcohol
Prepares the epidermis for greater lactic acid penetration without decreasing the concentration and effectiveness.
Caution: Patients using Acutane may notice extreme sensitivity to many products.
These patients should STOP using Acutane six weeks before using the Fruit Acid Exfoliant.
De-ionized Water, denatured ethanol, Propylene Glycol, L- Lactic Acid (10%)
After cleansing the face and neck, for best results squeeze about 10 drops of Theraderm Fruit Acid Exfoliant onto the Gentle Action Applicator Pad. Gently wipe entire face and eye lids with circular motion. Use both sides of the applicator pad before discarding. Apply Fruit Acid in the thinnest layer possible and allow to dry (do not rinse) in order to maximize efficiency. Fruit Acid Exfoliant is safe and most effective when used twice per day.