Glycolic acid

What is Glycolic acid?

Glycolic Acid is an AHA (alpha hydroxy acid) that is being used in many different forms of skin care these days. It is a natural skin care product that is derived from sugar cane and is formulated in all different strengths to accommodate different skin types.Glycolic Acid happens to be one of few products that does go deeper and into the dermis layer.

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what is difference between glyaha koj lotion and AC glicolic cream ? does it serve same purpose ?

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Both these creams would essentially serve the same purpose

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Would want to know best Lotion and Face Wash for removing XXXXXXX on Face and hands . Due to summer , I got tanned a lot .

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Remedy for sun XXXXXXX

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plz suggest me a good night cream.... for glowing skin.

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Remedy for face skin rejuvenation

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