Step 2: Age Spot/UV RecoveryDeeply penetrates to refine texture and diminish discoloration from sun damage.
Benefits: Vegan friendly, gluten freeRecommended for: Hyperpigmentation/Skin discoloration caused by harmful UVA & UVB sun exposure
A potent blend of special plant derived skin brighteners and retexturizers combat and repair signs of sun damage. Lactic and Azelaic acids effectively restore youthful tone, texture and firmness while supporting antioxidant function and healthy hydration. Plant derived Gallic Acid and Mulberry Bark Extract naturally diminish UV-induced discoloration and age-spots. Due to the highly effective nature of this peel, a patch test is recommended prior to use.
Bioactive Ingredients of Interest
5% Lactic Acid (L) (Sugar) - An alpha hydroxy acid that hydrates, exfoliates, refines and perfects the surface of the skin by reducing wrinkles and pigmentation discolorations.
2% Azelaic Acid - Inhibits tyrosinase activity to reduce pigmentation spotting related to breakouts, treats mild to moderate acne (both inflammatory and comedonal), reduces bacteria growth in the follicles, scavenges free radicals.
1% Malic Acid (L) (Apple) - From apples, provides antioxidant actions, assists in skin exfoliation and cellular renewal.
Morus Alba (Mulberry) Bark Extract - Naturally brightens and clears the complexion of pigmentation imbalances. Possesses anti-inflammatory, anti-viral properties while inhibiting photo-aging (shown as wrinkles caused by UV radiation). Shown to inhibit tumor development caused by carcinogenic chemicals and can decrease ultraviolet damage caused DNA breakage resulting in melanoma.
For youthfully vibrant skin, apply a thin layer after cleansing. Avoid eye area. Allow your skin to soak in the benefits for 5 to 15 minutes. Rinse with warm water. Apply serums, toner, nourishing cream, and sun protection.
Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit, Glycerin (Vegetable)*, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, 5% Lactic Acid (L) (Sugar), Alcohol Denatured (Grain), 2% Azelaic Acid, 1% Malic Acid (L) (Apple), Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Extract, Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract*, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Morus Alba (Mulberry) Bark Extract, Polygonum Cuspidatum (Giant Knotweed/Resveratrol) Extract, Aqua (Water), Euterpe Oleracea (Acai) Fruit Extract**, Gallic Acid (Plant), Niacinamide (B3), Allantoin (Comfrey Root), Citrus Racemosa (White Grapefruit) Peel Oil*, Pelargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Flower Oil, Rosa Damascena Flower Oil, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Sweet Orange) Oil*, Citrus Reticulata (Red Mandarin) Leaf Oil, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate (Green & Biodegradable), Potassium Sorbate, Fragrance/Parfum (Natural), Lecithin. (*Certified Organic)
Warning: This product contains natural skin lightening ingredients that may increase your skin's sensitivity to the sun. Always use sun protection, wear protective clothing and limit sun exposure.