With AmLactin® Alpha-Hydroxy Skin Care products, you have the best of both worlds. First, AmLactin® Daily contains 12% lactic acid, a clinically proven ingredient, that is pH balanced for the skin.
Then there’s the patented ULTRAPLEX® formula in clinically proven AmLactin® Ultra Smoothing and our AmLactin® Foot Repair. Triple-action, patented ULTRAPLEX® formula is a proprietary blend of three alpha-hydroxy moisturizers that are derived from lactic acid (an alpha-hydroxy acid).
Clinically proven superior in hydrating severely dry skin.1
When it comes to impressive results in a clinical trial, AmLactin® Ultra Smoothing, with the patented ULTRAPLEX® formula, repeatedly finished ahead of 40% urea cream in key categories.
Proven significantly superior to 40% urea cream* in hydrating skin1
AmLactin® Ultra Smoothing was proven both effective in moisturizing and well tolerated1
Even at 2 weeks after last application, AmLactin® Ultra Smoothing maintained better visual dryness scores than 40% urea cream‡1
Expert grader evaluations. Scale of 0-8, with 0=no dryness; 8=severe scaling, fissuring. N=25.
† P<0.000001 compared to 40% urea cream.
Proven significantly superior to 40% urea cream* in improving a wide range of dry skin characteristics1
Subject self-assessments at day 14. Scale of 0-10. Dryness: 0=no sign of dryness; 10=extremely dry. Smoothness: 0=extremely smooth; 10=extremely rough. Softness: 0=extremely soft; 10=not soft at all. Texture: 0=no scaling, cracking, or fissuring; 10=very coarse scaling, cracking, or fissuring. N=25.
†P<0.005 compared to 40% urea cream.
The majority of patients agreed:1
Subject assessments of product satisfaction, day 21. N=25.
Effect of lactic acid isomers on keratinocyte ceramide synthesis, stratum corneum lipid levels and stratum corneum barrier function
By A.V. Rawlings, A. Davies, M. Carlomusto, S. Pillai, K. Zhang, R. Kosturko, P. Verdejo, C. Feinberg, L. Nguyen, P. Chandar
Alpha-hydroxy acids are effective agents for the treatment of…
Carmol® 40 Cream is a registered trademark of Doak Dermatologics, a subsidiary of Bradley Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
* Carmol 40 Cream. ‡ Regression on day 21. Reference: 1. Data on file. Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc; 2015.
Sunburn Alert: This product contains an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin’s sensitivity to sunburn. Be sun smart: use sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterward.