Glycolic Acid: A Must Have For Winter Glow
We all have heard about glycolic acid and its effects on skin. From helping people treat hyperpigmentation to acne, glycolic acid is that wonder ingredient that helps you do-it-all.
Digging deep into it, Glycolic Acid is a type of Alpha Hydroxy Acid, commonly known as AHAs. AHA is a category of hydroxy acids that are known for their surface exfoliation, and are most popular acids in the arena of chemical exfoliants, along with BHA and PHA.
Along with Glycolic Acid; Lactic Acid, Mandelic Acid and many more come under the umbrella of AHAs. Glycolic Acid is considered most popular out of them for its result driven potency, and extra qualifications such as hydration and moisture retention.
In this blog, we are going to tell you how you can incorporate Glycolic Acid in your routine, and use this wonder ingredient in some unconventional ways.
Glycolic Acid for Face Care
It's no secret how beneficial Glycolic Acid is for face care. From face washes to toners, glycolic acid is available in various formulations.
TNW’s Glycolic Acid toner is one such product that helps deal with most of the skin concerns. This product is formulated along with the glycerin, that helps retain moisture for longer.
It nullifies the dryness or irritation caused by the use of chemical exfoliants, along with all the benefits of Glycolic Acid.
You can drop some on the cotton woon, Sweep it all across your face. It's best to use this product at night.
Don’t forget to moisturize the same night, and wear sunscreen the next day!
TNW’s Face Moisturizer and TNW’s SPF 50 Cream is a great pick!
Glycolic Acid for Body Care
Why should face have all the fun? Glycolic Acid is an amazing ingredient, for body care too!
We often have dead skin buildup on our knees, elbows, ankles etc. We end up using harsh scrubs that not only fail to give results, but also make our skin way more irritated. That’s when Glycolic Acid comes in handy!
Just like face care, pour a few drops on cotton wool and sweep it across the affected body parts. Once the product seeps in, layer up with some moisturizer. Try this thrice a week and feel the difference!
You will find the affected area to be way smooth, soft, and dead skin free!
Glycolic Acid for Hair Care
Glycolic Acid is a hidden gem for hair care. Name the problem and Glycolic Acid has a solution.
Just like skin, Glycolic Acid penetrates the hair shafts too. Making them more manageable. It helps boost hydration in the hair, and removes the dandruff and flakiness with the persistent use.
Take a few drops on your palm, or use a spray bottle for the better application. Rub and massage it across your scalp. Leave it on for a generous amount of time, wash it off later. You will immediately feel a fresher scalp and shinier hair.
Ever thought how one bottle helps you with so many things? Make your money’s full worth and use it till the last drop!