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Etat Pur Pure Active Salicylic Acid 2% 15ml
5 February 2024

Salicylic acid and acne: what efficiency?

Salicylic acid, SOS anti-imperfection careAre you tired of those little pimples and blackheads settled on your face? Salicylic acid is the active ingredient recommended by dermatologists to regain a clear and pure skin. How does it work? To reduce or even eliminate acne in teenagers and adults, cream formulations are sometimes as complex as they are mysterious. However, sometimes all it takes is a single active ingredient in the right dosage to make a difference! Salicylic acid is a BHA (beta-hydroxy acid), mainly used today for its exfoliating action. Its power? To eliminate the cells of the skin’s corneal layer, and to support their renewal. Tightened pores and flawless skin texture, here we are ready to face the test of the mirror!
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Etat Pur Pure Active Niacinamide 5% 15ml
2 February 2024
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Niacinamide for a even complexion: anti spots, redness and yellowing of the skin

We have from the family of B vitamins, niacinamide! This form of vitamin B3 has proven its value, both in preserving our health and in caring for our face. It evens out the complexion and fights spots, redness and yellowing of the skin. 
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