Beta Hydroxy Acid
skin care products or BHA is a highly effective anti-aging
treatment that has been clinically proven to treat a variety of aging
Beta Hydroxy Acid is known to be
effective for oily skin types.
clinically as effective as the Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHA's),
BHA or salicylic acid, is an exfoliant that also improves
skin texture, improves skin tone, and acne.
is generally considered to be an excellent alternative
treatment to AHA.
Salicylic acid accomplishes a similar range of rejuvenation as that of
glycolic acid. Beta Hydroxy Acids are most commonly used by
Dermatologists to successfully
acid treatments are considered to
effective exfoliant and skin rejuvenation treatment
Similar to glycolic acid, the skin needs to become
gradually to salicylic acid due to potential irritation. Make sure
to carefully follow the directions on the product you purchase.
Sensitive skin types should begin with a lower concentration and
gradually work up to higher percentages to minimize potential skin
Note: Higher concentrations of an BHA product should only
utilized under the supervision of a skin care professional.
Finally, remember it is essential to use sunscreen
salicylic acid treatment due to the skin's increased sun