The Restoration Formulation
AmLactin® Rapid Relief utilizes this dual-action restoration formulation to provide 24-hour relief from dryness.
Alpha-Hydroxy Therapy + Ceramides
Alpha-hydroxy acids, such as lactic acid, boost healthy skin renewal through gentle exfoliation.1
- Exfoliates while deeply moisturizing the skin1-2
- Acts as a humectant, helping absorb water1
Ceramides hydrate the skin and protect from moisture loss.3
- Topical application of ceramides hydrates and decreases transepidermal water loss*
*Demonstrated in a study of 15 healthy Asian women aged 20-30 years of age.3
References: 1. Andersen FA. Final report on the safety assessment of glycolic acid, ammonium, calcium, potassium, and sodium glycolates, methyl, ethyl, propyl, and butyl glycolates, and lactic acid, ammonium, calcium, potassium, sodium, and tea-lactates, methyl, ethyl, isopropyl, and butyl lactates, and lauryl, myristyl, and cetyl lactates. Int J Toxicol. 1998;17(suppl 1):1-3. 2. Smith WP. Comparative effectiveness of alpha-hydroxy acids on skin properties. Int J Cosmet Sci. 1996;18(2):75-83. 3. Huang H-C, Chang T-M. Ceramide 1 and ceramide 3 act synergistically on skin hydration and the transepidermal water loss of sodium lauryl sulfate-irritated skin. Int J Dermatol. 2008;47(8):812-819.