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What are some exfoliating agents that can be found in cosmeceuticals?

Ben Kaminsky
Dermatology
Cosmeceutical products often contain a low concentration of skin-exfoliating agents such as glycolic acid, lactic acid, and salicylic acid, which promote the shedding of dead skin cells to maintain the skin’s youthful and smooth complexion. The skin-exfoliating agents work very effectively in the loosening of the dead cells of the stratum corneum and on acne-prone skin with plugged pores and dry, flaky skin.
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