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Skin Doctors Gamma Hydroxy 50ml

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76722
£31.80 £26.50

A one-step skin resurfacing cream that gently and gradually removes the dead, lifeless top layer of skin to reveal younger looking, glowing skin. Gamma Hydroxy dramatically smooths the appearance of acne scarring, wrinkles and the visible signs of skin ageing.

With a unique Hydroxy formulation, Alpha and the Beta Hydroxy Acids have been blended to have a cosmetic resurfacing effect so dramatic that with regular use, it has even been likened to a chemical peel.

Product Benefits:

  • Renews ageing skin
  • Smooths wrinkles
  • Promotes an even complexion
  • Improves acne scarring
  • Reduces pigmentation
  • Reduces blemishes
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A one-step skin resurfacing cream that gently and gradually removes the dead, lifeless top layer of skin to reveal younger looking, glowing skin. Gamma Hydroxy dramatically smooths the appearance of acne scarring, wrinkles and the visible signs of skin ageing.

With a unique Hydroxy formulation, Alpha and the Beta Hydroxy Acids have been blended to have a cosmetic resurfacing effect so dramatic that with regular use, it has even been likened to a chemical peel.

Product Benefits:

  • Renews ageing skin
  • Smooths wrinkles
  • Promotes an even complexion
  • Improves acne scarring
  • Reduces pigmentation
  • Reduces blemishes

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Cumalitve Benefits:
The Hydroxy acids have been carefully balanced so that the beautiful, smoothing effect happens over weeks – without harsh irritation.

Gamma Hydroxy contains acid exfoliants that are often a more effective way to reap the benefits of exfoliation as they are capable of removing more built-up skin cells that are causing dryness, blackheads, blemishes and wrinkles when compared to physical exfoliators. Possibly more important is that they provide additional skincare benefits in addition to the exfoliation.  AHAs (Alpha Hydroxy Acids) and BHAs (Beta Hydroxy Acids) within Gamma Hydroxy are the two classes of chemical exfoliants. BHAs are most frequently recommended for acne because it can get down into pores, while AHAs tend to be recommended for anti-aging benefits and skin texture improvements. This is not to say that AHAs are not beneficial to acne-prone skin or that BHAs are only for acne-prone skin, together they work harmoniously to create a successful acne skin care fighting treatment cream.

Key Actives:
Glycolic Acid – Belongs to the class Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA), commonly known as ‘fruit acids’ and occurs naturally in sugar cane juice. It is considered to be the most effective AHA because it has a small molecular structure allowing it to penetrate the surface of the skin more readily.
Lactic Acid – Also a type of AHA and is derived from sour milk and grain. Its benefits to the skin have been well documented for centuries – even Cleopatra’s beautiful skin is attributed to her bathing in milk.
Both Glycolic and Lactic Acids work by loosening or breaking up the thick outer layer of skin. Through this microscopic exfoliation activity, these AHAs smooth the skin’s texture problems including acne, fine wrinkles, pigmentation, and skin expressions. They also have the fantastic benefit of kick-starting your skin into its natural regeneration, stimulating collagen and skin growth cycle.
Salicylic Acid – Classed as Beta Hydroxy Acids (BHAs), this type of acids can be a little milder than AHAs, but this doesn’t mean they are less potent. In fact, while BHAs essentially work the same as AHAs, they have certain talents that AHAs don’t have. Salicylic Acid encourages the sloughing of dead skin cells as AHAs do, but it also has the ability to penetrate into the pore, while AHAs do not. This advantage makes it very effective for improving blemishes, by breaking down blackheads and whiteheads, and clearing clogged pores.

Ingredients: Aqua (Water), Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate, Glycolic Acid, Benzophenone-3, Propylene Glycol, Cyclopentasiloxane, Cetyl Alcohol, Stearyl Alcohol, Cyclohexasiloxane, Butyl methoxydibenzoylmethane, Lactic Acid, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Glycerin, Ceteareth-20, Phenyl Trimethicone, Sodium Hyaluronate, Salicylic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Hydroxide, Arctostaphylos Uva Ursi Leaf Extract, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Xanthan Gum, Parfum (Fragrance), Disodium EDTA, Sodium Metabisulfite, Sodium Benzoate, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Ethylparaben, Butylparaben, Limonene, Hexyl Cinnamal, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Linalool, Citronellol.

Directions:

  1. Thoroughly clean your face and pat dry. Smooth a thin, even layer of Gamma Hydroxy cream over your face, neck, hands or anywhere you wish to improve the appearance of your skin
  2. You may feel a slight tingling – any severe sensations and you should discontinue use
  3. Follow with your Skin Doctors daily or nightly moisturiser
  4. For best results, cleanse skin first with pH Balancing Cleanser to gain maximum cosmeceutical results.

Cautions:
Avoid or protect skin from sun exposure as this product may increase your

sensitivity to the sun and particularly to the possibility of sunburn. Avoid contact with

eyes. Conduct a patch test with a small amount of the product on the area to be

treated and wait at least 24 hours. If a rash or irritation occurs, discontinue use. Do not

use on broken or irritated skin. Use only as directed. Contains Benzophenone-3.

Store below 30°C.

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