CLAIM TO FAME: A high-strength lactic acid superficial peeling formulation for a brighter, more youthful complexion
FAST FACTS: 10% lactic acid formulation offers gentle exfoliation; smoothens, refines, and illuminates skin; contains Tasmanian pepperberry derivative to help reduce irritation, inflammation, and sensitivity associated with acid use; features a pH level of 3.60-3.80; vegan formula is cruelty-free and doesn’t contain alcohol, silicone, nut, gluten, and soy
PERFECT FOR: Smooth, glowing skin
October 146, 2017
”This has replaced my 112$ serum that I was previously using. I mean………..I dont think I need to say much more. Thank you for making skin care that has integrity and keeps its prices in a place where people can comfortably have a 3-6 step skin care routine without it costing college tuition. I appreciate it.”
– BW (from theordinary.com)
October 11, 2017
” I LOVE this product offering from Deciem. I purchased this in my second round of ordering (I always try new products when reordering my staples) and it is now one of the every day use products in my standard routine. My skin looks so even and bright after using this for several weeks. I love the smell, love the color, love the application, love everything about it. I haven’t had any issues with peeling or discomfort with daily use of this solution, although my skin is very used to acids and peels, which may be the reason. Highly recommend.”
–MF (from theordinary.com)
WHAT YOU GET: (1) Lactic Acid 10% + HA 2%
NET WEIGHT: 30ml
INGREDIENTS: Aqua (Water), Lactic Acid, Glycerin, Pentylene Glycol, Potassium Citrate, Arginine, Triethanolamine, Sodium Hyaluronate Crosspolymer, Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit/leaf Extract, Acacia Senegal Gum, Xanthan Gum, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, PPG-26-Buteth-26, Ethyl 2,2-Dimethylhydrocinnamal, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Ethylhexylglycerin, 1,2-Hexanediol, Caprylyl Glycol
Formulations are updated from time to time as part of our commitment to innovation. As such, the ingredient list shown here may vary from the box of the product depending on time and region of purchase.
Apply once per day, ideally in the PM. Can be diluted with other treatments to reduce strength until skin develops tolerance. Avoid contact with eyes. If irritation persists, discontinue use and consult a physician. (Sunburn Alert: This product contains an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin’s sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for the weeks afterward.)
Contraindications: Lactic Acid should not be used on sensitive, peeling or compromised skin. Please refer to additional sun protection note and other warnings in provided directions.
“Clinical formulations with integrity”—that’s what The Ordinary is about. Created to celebrate truth, veracity, and reliability, the beauty company is focused on advanced functional beauty while honestly communicating its products to its consumers. The end goal? Bringing to market effective, well-known technologies at reasonable prices. As part of DECIEM’s brands, The Ordinary is also free of Parabens, Sulphates, Mineral Oil, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone, Animal Oils, Benzalkonium Chloride, Coal Tar Dyes, Formaldehyde, Mercury, and Oxybenzone and does not test on animals. All you need is to try out one of their bestselling products, extremely affordable and effective skincare products and you’ll realize what makes The Ordinary, extraordinary.
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