Lactic acid is a popular alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs) to help reduce acne breakouts by controlling and preventing oiliness. It is effective in gently lightening pigmentation caused by acne scars and evening out the color of the skin.
This AHA is an ingredient in Witch Hazel Acne Toner and Coconut Hydrating Mist made by Buttercup Skincare Cosmetics.
AHAs slough off the outer layer of skin and reveal the newer, shinier, healthier skin underneath and therefore improving skin tone and providing a radiant glow to the skin.
Lactic acid will stimulate and improve collagen production which will decrease the formation of wrinkles and provide you with firmer skin.