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Are alpha-hydroxy acids vegan?

Alpha-hydroxy acids is a non-vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is alpha-hydroxy acids?

Alpha-hydroxy acids (AHAs) are a group of naturally occurring chemical compounds derived from fruits, milk, and sugar cane. They are commonly used in skincare products due to their ability to exfoliate the skin and improve its texture and tone. AHAs work by breaking down the bonds between dead skin cells, revealing smoother, brighter skin underneath. They also stimulate collagen production, which helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. AHAs are available in various forms, including glycolic acid, lactic acid, and mandelic acid, and are safe for most skin types when used in the correct concentration.

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