Azelaic Acid Peel
Azelaic acid is a naturally occurring substance found in wheat, rye and barley. Suitable for rosacea, skin blemishes, actinic lentigenes.
It has anti- inflammatory, anti-redness & anti-oxidant action. It is available in 10%, 20% concentration. It is stronger than retinoids. It is safe in pregnancy.
1) Inflammatory rosacea.
4) Thick normal resistant skin.
5) Hyperpigmentation spots.
6) Actinic lentigenes.
9) Perioral dermatitis.
It has anti- bacterial action. Reduce growth of the bacteria in the follicles.
Epidermis has keratolytic and comedolytic action. Fights redness and blemishes, diminishes sebum secretion & improves oily skin.
Scavenger of free radicles & reduces inflammation. Inhibits synthesis of cellular protein bacteria and several oxidoreductive enzymes. It has exfoliating properties. Reduces the thickness of stratum corneum, shrinks kerato-hyaline granules.
Reduction of DNA synthesis. It inhibits mitochondrial cellular energy of only hyperactive melanocytes. It inhibits tyrosinase activity and melanin synthesis. Impedes glycolysis.
It homogenizes the colour of the skin.
- Dryness of skin
Itching and redness subsides after one week.
Occasionally, gives clogged pores and blackheads