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Purging, Skin Purging -

When the skin is said to be "purging," it refers to a temporary process where the skin may experience an initial worsening or increased breakout of acne or other skin issues when starting a new skincare product or treatment. This phenomenon typically occurs when using certain skincare ingredients that enhance cell turnover, regeneration, and help purify the skin below the surface. 10 ingredients that can initiate purging: Retinoids: Including retinol, tretinoin, adapalene, and other forms of vitamin A derivatives. AHAs (Alpha-Hydroxy Acids): Such as glycolic acid, lactic acid, and mandelic acid. BHAs (Beta-Hydroxy Acids): Primarily salicylic acid. Chemical exfoliants: Including...

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