Active molecules

Mandelic Acid


 


What is it ?


Mandelic acid is a fruit acid extracted from bitter almonds. It was widely used in medicine for treating infections and today is used in treating a number of cutaneous afflictions such as photoageing, pigmentation irregularities, and acne.


Attributes ?


This molecule is known for being beneficial in quickly improving cutaneous pigmentation conditions as well as for treating hyperpigmentation caused by glycolic acid or hydroquinone.

 


Who ?


For those wishing to treat melasma, pigmentation irregularities, and hyperpigmentation.