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Lactic Acid

Our database has 472 products that contain Lactic Acid.

Description

Lactic Acid is an AHA. It can help to reduce large pores and reduce the effects of aging. It can be bad for dry skin, cause irritation, worsen eczema, and worsen rosacea.

Lactic Acid is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient, with about 7.06% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Humectant, Skin Conditioning

At a glance

form of
AHA
reduces
Large Pores
helps with
Anti-Aging
can worsen
Dry Skin
may cause
Irritation
can worsen
Rosacea
can worsen
Eczema

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 34809
  • INCI Name: LACTIC ACID
  • INN Name: lactic acid
  • EC #:  200-018-0
  • Ph. Eur. Name: acidum lacticum
  • All Functions: Buffering, Humectant, Skin Conditioning
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

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