pHformula AC Active Recovery is an advanced multi-corrective treatment that helps to reduce excess sebum, enlarged pores, and to improve Acne. It can also be used to speed up skin recovery after resurfacing treatments that target acne. Suitable for non-sensitive oily, acne-prone skin, also improves hyperpigmentation caused by acne.
Dr Webster’s Recommendation: pHformula AC Active Recovery serum is fast-absorbing, delivering multi-ingredients into the skin via a sophisticated delivery system. It not only helps to improve acne but also the dark marks associated with blemishes, which is a common problem, especially in the darker skin types. It can be used on its own or under a neutral cream such as pHformula POST Recovery Cream depending on your skin hydration requirements. Not suitable for sensitive or rosacea-prone skin.
Caution: This product contains Mandelic Acid which is derived from bitter almonds and should be avoided if you have a nut allergy.
• Assists in clearing acne lesions and reducing the occurrence of future breakouts
• Superior anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties maintaining the overall health of the skin, and helping to prevent future skin damage.
ACNE (acne grade I, II and III, which may also include excess sebum, enlarged pores, and superficial scarring).
Fitzpatrick I – VI
Tea Tree Oil
Key Ingredients in the pHformula AC Active Recovery include Mandelic Acid which has powerful antimicrobial properties. Azelaic Acid helps to reduce inflammation and its keratolytic action exfoliates the skin, while its comedolytic action inhibits the formation of comedones. And, Salicylic Acid is an effective keratolytic allowing additional actives to penetrate more effectively. Then, Tea Tree Oil has antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, and anti-inflammatory properties. Niacinamide provides an anti-inflammatory action helping to reduce redness and irritation caused by microbes. Glycyrrhetinic Acid has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.
Firstly, it is non-comedogenic, meaning it won’t clog pores. Secondly, it is fragrance-free, ensuring a pleasant and gentle experience. Thirdly, it is paraben-free, eliminating potential harmful additives. Additionally, the product does not contain any added color, lanolin, or mineral oil, making it suitable for sensitive skin. Lastly, it is worth noting that it is not tested on animals, aligning with ethical standards.
*Paraben free preservative system