Active: Salicylic Acid1 2%.
Innactive: Acetone6, Ammonium Hydroxide5, Disodium Edta4, 10% Glycolic Acid3, Hamamelis7 Virginiana (witch Hazel2), Water, ImidazolidinylUrea, Polysorbate-20, Purified Water, Sd Alcohol 40b (13% V/v) Sodium Benzoate.
|Ingredient||What it does|
|1salicylic acid||induces exfoliation in oily areas of skin; oil-soluble so can penetrate pores to exfoliate inside; prevents clogged pores; mildly anti-inflammatory; higher concentrations help fade post-acne marks|
|2witch hazel||fragrant astringent; antioxidant & anti-irritant properties (some forms can be irritating, click to read why)|
|3glycolic acid||Proven to reduce fine lines & wrinkles; hyperpigmentation; smooths, exfoliates & thickens skin; increases skin hydration & elasticity; good melasma treatment|
|4Edta||Chelating agents bind up trace metal ion contaminants in your water-containing cosmetic thus keeping the product microbe free for longer.|
|5ammonium hydroxide||pH adjuster|
|6acetone||Solvent, fragrant ingredient, denaturant; used in toners & pre-peel solutions|
|7Hamamelis||fragrant astringent; antioxidant & anti-irritant properties (some forms can be irritating, click to read why)|