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Are you a fan of chemical exfoliants, but your skin isn’t? If you have sensitive skin, you might find that certain products with AHAs or BHAs can aggravate your skin further, but don’t let that stop you from incorporating chemical exfoliants into your routine.
Thanks to PHAs or poly hydroxy acids, your sensitive skin, including rosacea or eczema, can reap all the benefits of a chemical exfoliant sans irritation.
What does PHA do?
Similar to AHAs, PHAs help get rid of dead skin cells on the surface of your skin, and improve its texture and overall tone. PHAs are also humectants, which means they attract moisture to your skin so you won’t have to worry about PHA products drying your skin out.
How often to incorporate PHA into your routine
Even though PHA products are gentle and non-irritating, you should always start slow when incorporating…