Lactic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Fermented yogurt and beets.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Gently exfoliates while hydrating. Fights visible signs of aging from wrinkles to uneven skin tone.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types. Especially Sensitive/Dry/Aging.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Red Carpet Facial in a Box - $109

Lactic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Fermented yogurt and beets.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Gently exfoliates while hydrating. Fights visible signs of aging from wrinkles to uneven skin tone.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types. Especially Sensitive/Dry/Aging.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Red Carpet Facial in a Box - $109

Bio-Succinic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
New Generation of Aliphatic Dicarboxylic Acid. Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Renewable plant sources

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Eases chronic conditions like eczema and psoriasis. Decongests, hydrates and fights inflammation.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types. Especially Sensitive-Dry-Congested Skin.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Ageless Facial in a Box - $98

Succinic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
New Generation of Aliphatic Dicarboxylic Acid. Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Renewable plant sources

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Eases chronic conditions like eczema and psoriasis. Decongests, hydrates and fights inflammation.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types. Especially Sensitive-Dry-Congested Skin.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Ageless Facial in a Box - $98

Glycolic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Sugar cane.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Deep-penetrates to fight acne, remove dead skin cells, minimize pores and reduce fine lines.

WHO IT’S FOR:
Normal/Combination/Oily/Acneic Skin.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Lactic Acid Hydrating Serum - $79

Glycolic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Sugar cane.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Deep-penetrates to fight acne, remove dead skin cells, minimize pores and reduce fine lines.

WHO IT’S FOR:
Normal/Combination/Oily/Acneic Skin.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Lactic Acid Hydrating Serum - $79

Mandelic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Almonds.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Cleans pores and brightens skin without irritation.

WHO IT’S FOR:
Congested/Acneic-Sensitive Skin.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Deep Detox Facial in a Box - $98

Mandelic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Almonds.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Cleans pores and brightens skin without irritation.

WHO IT’S FOR:
Congested/Acneic-Sensitive Skin.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Deep Detox Facial in a Box - $98

Ferulic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Antioxidant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Apples, oranges, brown rice, oats.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Shields skin from damaging free radicals that cause visible signs of aging. Helps reduce discoloration.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Ageless Facial in a Box - $98

Ferulic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Antioxidant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Apples, oranges, brown rice, oats.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Shields skin from damaging free radicals that cause visible signs of aging. Helps reduce discoloration.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Ageless Facial in a Box - $98

Salicylic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Beta Hydroxy Acid (BHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Willow Bark Extract.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Penetrates deep into pores to clear acne, blackheads and whiteheads. Helps even out skin tone.

WHO IT’S FOR:
Congested/Acneic Skin.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Rebalancing Toner - $42

Salicylic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Beta Hydroxy Acid (BHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Willow Bark Extract.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Penetrates deep into pores to clear acne, blackheads and whiteheads. Helps even out skin tone.

WHO IT’S FOR:
Congested/Acneic Skin.

HOW TO FIND IT:
Rebalancing Toner - $42

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Malic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Apples

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Brightens and smooths. Attracts moisture to the skin while maintaining PH balance.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types. Especially Dry/Flaky/Dull.

Tartaric Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Grapes, bananas, tamarind.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Stabilizes other acids. Acts as a potent antioxidant.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

Azelaic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Dicarboxylic Acid. Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Natural skin byproduct. Also, barley, wheat and rye.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Unclogs pores, reduces inflammation, helps even out skin tone and ease rosacea.

WHO IT’S FOR:
Congested/Acneic/Rosacea-Prone Skin.

Kojic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Brightening Agent

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Fermented rice, mushrooms

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Evens out skin tone, reducing dark spots and discoloration. Fights inflammation.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

Phytic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Exfoliant and Antioxidant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Grains, rice, legumes

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Gently exfoliates, refines pores and fights free radical damage that contributes to signs of aging.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

Retinoic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Anti-aging Retinoid.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Vitamin A.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Helps reverse sun damage, improves skin texture and combats acne. Fights visible signs of aging.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types under expert supervision.

Blend Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Bilberry, sugar cane, lemons, oranges, sugar maple.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Brightens, exfoliates and helps boost skin elasticity.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

Malic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Apples

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Brightens and smooths. Attracts moisture to the skin while maintaining PH balance.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types. Especially Dry/Flaky/Dull.

Tartaric Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Grapes, bananas, tamarind.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Stabilizes other acids. Acts as a potent antioxidant.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

Azelaic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Dicarboxylic Acid. Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Natural skin byproduct. Also, barley, wheat and rye.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Unclogs pores, reduces inflammation, helps even out skin tone and ease rosacea.

WHO IT’S FOR:
Congested/Acneic/Rosacea-Prone Skin.

Kojic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Brightening Agent

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Fermented rice, mushrooms

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Evens out skin tone, reducing dark spots and discoloration. Fights inflammation.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

Phytic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Exfoliant and Antioxidant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Grains, rice, legumes

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Gently exfoliates, refines pores and fights free radical damage that contributes to signs of aging.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

Retinoic Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Anti-aging Retinoid.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Vitamin A.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Helps reverse sun damage, improves skin texture and combats acne. Fights visible signs of aging.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types under expert supervision.

Blend Acid

WHAT IT IS:
Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA). Exfoliant.

WHERE IT’S FROM:
Bilberry, sugar cane, lemons, oranges, sugar maple.

WHY WE LOVE IT:
Brightens, exfoliates and helps boost skin elasticity.

WHO IT’S FOR:
All skin types.

*While originally derived from natural sources, skincare acids are now produced in the laboratory setting for
superior purity and hygiene.

CAUTION: It’s important to choose a formula that’s right for your skin type. If misused or improperly formulated,
acids can result in irritation, redness or excessive peeling. Percentages and PH levels can vary greatly between
brands and products—for best results, look for formulas that come from experienced acid experts.

*While originally derived from natural sources, skincare acids are now produced in the laboratory setting for superior purity and hygiene.

CAUTION: It’s important to choose a formula that’s right for your skin type. If misused or improperly formulated, acids can result in irritation, redness or excessive peeling. Percentages and PH levels can vary greatly between brands and products—for best results, look for formulas that come from experienced acid experts.