Glycolic acid has the lowest molecular weight of all the alpha-hydroxy acids, which renders it with the ability to easily penetrate the top layer of the epidermis and effectively remove dead cells. It stimulates skin regeneration, regulates the moisture balance, and restores elasticity and firmness. Glycolic acid also helps to absorb other substances of the product.
Gluconolactone is a polyhydric acid which strengthens the skin’s barrier, helps maintain its moisture, and stimulates the synthesis of collagen and elastin, which makes the skin more elastic and firmer.
Salicylic acid is a beta hydroxy, known for its keratolytic properties. It helps to remove thickened skin cells and aids the regeneration processes. Salicylic acid is suitable for acne-prone skin.
Cucumber extract has brightening, moisturizing, and antioxidant properties.