This leaves new cells
on the surface of your skin that are smoother and younger looking
alpha-hydroxy acids are so effective because they break down the bonds
that hold the dead skin cells together.
Removing dead skin cells will
help many skin conditions
by removing irritation.
Water-based soaps may
use harsh chemical acids to accomplish this, frequently with
skin-damaging results. Vitamins.
milk contains many vitamins, but
is particularly high in Vitamin A, which is necessary to repair damaged
skin tissue, and maintain healthy skin
There have been several medical
studies showing that creams made with Vitamin A reduce lines and
wrinkles, control acne, and provide some psoriasis relief. Water-based
soaps can be artificially fortified with vitamins, but most aren't.