La Roche-Posay Glycolic B5 10% Pure Glycolic Acid Serum
This lightweight glycolic acid serum, suitable for multiple skin tones, helps reduce the look of dark spots and discolorations and reveals brighter, more even looking skin. This serum combines concentrated 10% pure glycolic acid, tranexamic acid (TXA), lipo-hydroxy acid, and vitamin B5 for optimal effectiveness while also being suitable for sensitive skin. *Enhanced formula previously known as Mela-D Serum.
- Visible dark spots
- Visible age spots
- Visible discolorations
- Uneven skin tone
- All skin types
- Pure glycolic acid serum exfoliates and visibly brightens skin
- Lightweight serum with vitamin B5
- Use alone or as an added boost to your favorite moisturizer
- After 2 weeks, skin looks brighter and radiant.
- After 4 weeks, the look of dark spots and discolorations is significantly reduced.
Step 1: Fill dropper with serum and apply 3-4 drops in the evening on face and neck.
Step 2: Apply after cleansing. Can be used alone or under a moisturizer
Step 3: Use in association with SPF protection.
Avoid contact with eyes and lips
Avoid eye area.
Pure vitamin c can react on contact with the air, causing it to turn yellow. But it’s still effective.
Glycolic Acid: An Alpha-Hydroxy Acid (AHA) often considered the gold standard in dermatology for skin exfoliation. Within our formulas, it is recognized for its ability to increase skin surface cell turnover and help visibly improve skin tone and texture.
Kojic Acid: Derived from mushrooms, it is used in Glycolic B5 Serum to help visibly reduce skin discolorations.
Lipo-Hydroxy Acid: Also known as LHA, it's a derivative of salicylic acid, and has exfoliating and skin surface renewing properties.
Tranexamic Acid (TXA): Recognized by dermatologists, this ingredient is used in Glycolic B5 Serum to help address the appearance of skin discolorations and the overall skin complexion.
Vitamin B5: Panthenol (provitamin B5) is a key ingredient used in some La Roche-Posay formulas to help the skin feel soothed and moisturized.
La Roche-Posay Thermal Spring Water: A soothing water sourced in the town of La Roche-Posay in France and a core ingredient in most of our products. It contains a unique combination of minerals, trace elements, and a high concentration of selenium, a natural antioxidant.
FULL INGREDIENT LIST:
AQUA / WATER / EAU •ALCOHOL DENAT. • GLYCOLIC ACID • PROPYLENE GLYCOL • POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE • AMMONIUM POLYACRYLOYLDIMETHYL TAURATE • TRANEXAMIC ACID • KOJIC ACID • C12-13 ALKYL LACTATE • HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSE • TRISODIUM ETHYLENEDIAMINE DISUCCINATE • PANTHENOL • CAPRYLOYL SALICYLIC ACID • DISODIUM EDTA