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Every AmLactin product is formulated with emollient and humectant ingredients plus a potent alpha-hydroxy acid therapy to exfoliate and hydrate skin, leaving it soft and smooth.
Lactic acid is an alpha-hydroxy acid, which is an extremely effective humectant--a naturally occurring substance that attracts water molecules to the skin to keep it hydrated.
All contain alpha-hydroxy acid moisturizers, which help exfoliate and hydrate skin.
The one that is widely credited with starting the cosmeceutical movement in skin care is alpha-hydroxy acid, and it remains popular today.
Under draft guidance developed in December the FDA is suggesting that labels carry the following statement: "This product contains an alpha-hydroxy acid that may increase your skin's sensitivity sunburn.
Lactic acid is a naturally occurring alpha-hydroxy acid that exfoliates skin and helps it retain moisture, an important property in dealing with severe dry skin conditions such as keratosis pilaris, which affects about 40% of the population.
In the dermatology field, the company's most prominent product line is the AmLactin family of skin moisturizers which contain a unique combination of emollients and humectants plus lactic acid, a potent alpha-hydroxy acid, to exfoliate and hydrate skin, leaving it soft and smooth.
AmLactin moisturizers contain a unique combination of emollient and humectant factors, plus alpha-hydroxy acid, formulated to keep the skin soft and hydrated.
s launch of Eucerin Plus for the Face, which combines a buffered alpha-hydroxy acid, urea and a sun protection factor of 15.
It delivers exfoliating benefits without the discomfort that some alpha-hydroxy acid exfoliating products can cause," a spokeswoman for the company says.
Youth Serum/C is a high-potency vitamin C plus alpha-hydroxy acid formulation for lightening skin discolorations and smoothing lines and wrinkles, as well as plumping the cellular matrix and strengthening elastin and collagen fibers.
All contain a complex of vitamin C, 8% alpha-hydroxy acid, natural emollients, therapeutic botanical extracts, and vitamins E, A and [B.