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B is for BHAs

‘A’ bought the info on AHAs, and B is all about BHAs – or Beta Hydroxy Acids.   BHAs penetrate much more deeply than AHAs, and because they’re oil soluble they work right into the pores.  This means they’re better at removing excess sebum (or oil) and remove dead skin cells, which can cause blackheads.  They also contain antibacterial properties, adding to their acne fighting effects.  They are the weaker of the hydroxy acids, meaning you’re more likely to be […]

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