The Ordinary Glycolic Acid 7% Toning Solution

Glycolic Acid 7% Toning Solution

Toner

Used in 123 routines

Description

vegan and cruelty-free toner that contains aha.

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Routine Usage

Our community has used this product in 123 routines.

Glycolic Acid 7% Toning Solution is most commonly used in the evening (78% of uses). 13.19% of routines use it in both the morning and evening.

Here are some routines that use it:

Directions

Use ideally in the PM, no more frequently than once per day. After cleaning, saturate a cotton pad with the formula and sweep across face and neck. Avoid the eye contour and contact with eyes. Do not rinse off. Continue with additional skin treatments as needed. Contact of the product with the skin must be of limited frequency or duration. If irritation occurs, cease use and consult a physician. Use only as directed on unbroken skin. Patch testing prior to use is advised.

Sunburn Alert: This product contains an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin's sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterwards.

1 Ingredient
is good for
Oily Skin
1 Ingredient
is good for
Texture
2 Ingredients
reduce
Large Pores
1 Ingredient
is good for
Anti-Aging
1 Ingredient
is good for
Dark Spots
1 Ingredient
helps with
Brightening
2 Ingredients
contain
AHA
3 Ingredients
may worsen
Dry Skin
1 Ingredient
may cause
Acne
2 Ingredients
may cause
Irritation
2 Ingredients
may worsen
Rosacea
1 Ingredient
may worsen
Eczema

Ingredient List (42)

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Skin Conditioning, Solvent
3
Masking, Skin Conditioning, Skin Protecting
4
Skin Conditioning
6
Solvent
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Humectant, Skin Conditioning, Skin Protecting, Solvent
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Emulsifying, Masking
10
Emollient, Skin Protecting, Tonic
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Antioxidant, Skin Conditioning
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Masking, Skin Conditioning
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Masking, Skin Conditioning
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Skin Conditioning
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Masking, Skin Conditioning
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Masking, Skin Conditioning
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Skin Conditioning
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Skin Conditioning
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Humectant, Skin Conditioning
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Masking, Skin Conditioning
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Humectant
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Masking, Skin Conditioning
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PCA
Humectant, Moisturising
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Humectant, Skin Conditioning
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Humectant
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Humectant
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Humectant
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Humectant, Skin Conditioning, Soothing
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Humectant, Skin Conditioning
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Emollient
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Absorbent
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Masking
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Emulsifying
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Masking
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Emulsifying, Perfuming, Skin Conditioning, Solvent
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Preservative
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Masking, Preservative
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Skin Conditioning, Solvent
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Emollient, Skin Conditioning
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Ingredient Explanations

What it does: Skin Conditioning, Solvent

Necessary for all life on Earth. If you see this, drink a glass of water. Stay hydrated! Alternate names: Aqua (EU),Deionized Water,Distilled Water,Micromatrix Fractile AN,Onsen-Sui (JPN),Purified Water

Also known as: Aqua, Eau, Purified Water, Aqua / Water
What it does:

Acetic acid, hydroxy-

What it does: Masking, Skin Conditioning, Skin Protecting

Rosa Damascena Flower water is an aqueous solution of the steam of the distillate obtained from the flowers of the Damask Rose, Rosa damascena, Rosaceae

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What it does: Skin Conditioning

Centaurea Cyanus Flower Water is an aqueous solution of the steam distillate obtained from the Cornflower, Centaurea cyanus L., Asteraceae

What it does: Masking

Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Water is an aqueous solution of the steam distillate obtained from the leaves of the aloe, Aloe barbadensis, Liliaceae. Aloe contains the antioxidants Vitamins A, C, and E. These vitamins neutralize free radicals. It also contains sugars in the form of monosaccharides and polysaccharides, folic acid, choline, many common minerals such as calcium, 12 anthraquinones, fatty acids, amino acids, and Vitamin B12. Aloe is known to be anti-inflammatory, moisturizing, antiseptic, healing, and protect against UV rays. Read more here: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2763764/

What it does: Solvent

An organic compound that helps absorption of product into skin. Alternative name: 1,3-dihydroxypropane

Also known as: Propandiol
What it does: Humectant, Skin Conditioning, Skin Protecting, Solvent

An organic, colorless, odorless, and non-toxic compound that has antimicrobial and antiviral properties. It acts a humectant in skincare products, meaning it helps skin retain moisture by pulling moisture from the air. Alternate names: Glycerine ;Glycerol (INN); Glycerol (RIFM); Glycerolum (EP); Glycyl Alcohol; 1,2,3-Propanetriol; 1,2,3-Trihydroxypropane

What it does: Emulsifying, Masking

2,2',2''-Nitrilotriethanol

2-Amino-2-methylpropanol

What it does: Emollient, Skin Protecting, Tonic

Panax Ginseng Root Extract is an extract of the roots of the Ginseng, Panax ginseng, Araliaceae

What it does: Antioxidant, Skin Conditioning

Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit/Leaf Extract is the extract of the fruit and leaves of Tasmannia lanceolata, Winteraceae.

What it does: Masking, Skin Conditioning

Aspartic acid

What it does: Masking, Skin Conditioning

Alanine

What it does: Skin Conditioning

Glycine

What it does: Masking, Skin Conditioning

2-Amino-3-hydroxypropanoic acid

What it does: Masking, Skin Conditioning

2-Amino-3-methylbutanoic acid

What it does: Skin Conditioning

L-Isoleucine; DL-allo-Isoleucine; 2-Amino-3-methylpentanoic acid

What it does: Skin Conditioning

2-Pyrrolidinecarboxylic acid, (S)-

What it does:

2-Amino-3-hydroxybutanoic acid

What it does: Humectant, Skin Conditioning

Histidine

What it does: Masking, Skin Conditioning

3-Phenyl-L-alanine

What it does: Humectant

(S)-2-Aminopentanedioic acid

What it does: Masking, Skin Conditioning

Arginine is an amino acid used in creating proteins that you probably learned about in biology. It is known to have antioxidant properties, which helps protect your skin from free radicals.

Also known as: L Arginine
What it does: Humectant, Moisturising

L-2-Pyrrolidone-5-carboxylic acid

What it does: Humectant, Skin Conditioning

Sodium PCA is a conditioning agent. It is the sodium salt of pyroglutamic acid and is naturally occurring on human skin. Sodium 5-oxo-2-pyrrolidinecarboxylate

What it does: Humectant

Sodium lactate

What it does: Humectant

Fructose

What it does: Humectant

Glucose

What it does: Humectant, Skin Conditioning, Soothing

Sucrose

What it does: Humectant, Skin Conditioning

Urea

What it does: Emollient

Hexyl nicotinate

What it does: Absorbent

Dextrin

What it does: Masking

A weak, organic acid naturally occurring in citrus fruits. AKA 2-Hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid

What it does: Emulsifying

Used to prevent ingredients from separating. Alternate names: Sorbitan, monododecanoate, poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl) derivs.

What it does:

Gellan gum

L-Aspartic acid, N,N'-1,2-ethanediylbis-, trisodium salt

What it does: Masking

AKA table salt, like the kind you have in your kitchen. Table salt helps thicken products, can act as a binding agent, and sometimes used as an abrasive for exfoliating products.

What it does: Emulsifying, Perfuming, Skin Conditioning, Solvent

Most commonly used to control the consistency of products as a solvent. Alternate name: 2-Methylpentane-2,4-diol

What it does: Preservative

A preservative derived from the potassium salt of sorbic acid. It is naturally occurring in some berries. Alternate name: Potassium (E,E)-hexa-2,4-dienoate

What it does: Masking, Preservative

A preservative for protecting products against fungi growth.

What it does: Skin Conditioning, Solvent

Helps retain moisture.

What it does: Emollient, Skin Conditioning

Used as a skin-conditioning agent and has some microbial properties. AKA Octane-1,2-diol

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Product Info

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alcohol-free
silicon-free
fragrance-free
sulfate-free
paraben-free
oil-free
fungal-acne safe
reef-safe
eu-allergen-free
vegan
cruelty-free