Alpha Lipoic Acid (R)
Alpha Lipoic Acid (R) 1.2 g
- Alpha-lipoic acid is an antioxidant found in every cell of the body that helps turn glucose into energy. These antioxidants attack free radicals that can cause harmful reactions and damage cells.
- This antioxidant is both fat and water soluble which means it can work throughout cells in the body.
- Active ingredient in the Perricone, MD line.
(ALA) is good and essential, but not essential in the nutritional sense because our bodies make it, mature skin may be "starved" of this very important active.
(chiral R version)
Each tube is enough for about 120 ml of oil at approximately 1% concentration for a light peel. Use at 0.25% in a cream or oil base (1.2 g in 480 ml of cream or oil) or less for use as an antioxidant. It will dissolve almost instantly and gives the cream a soft Yellow tint. Use in your favourite cream or add to our Canvas Base Cream, European Cream, ELS, or Rosehip Oil. It may also be added to soap and can be combined with our other actives.
Suitable for use with Oil and Creams
Active ingredient in Perricone, MD line.