Richly hydrates and moisturizes the skin. Is highly effective in the reduction of fine lines and wrinkles, and hyperpigmentation. Remove deads skins, yet, is much gentler on the skin than AHAs.
Gluconolactone is a polyhydroxy acid with a larger molecular structure than that of Alpha and Beta Hydroxy acids making it much gentler on the skin at higher concentrations for removing dead skin cells and promoting skin cell turnover.
This ingredient also has many multiple water attracting components which provide rich hydration to dry skin. This activity is effective decreasing photo-aging activity which contribute to excessive pigmentation and wrinkling of the skin. As a result, also smooths and firms the skin.