What's the difference and why you should be using them AHAs are exfoliants that are derived from fruit and milk sugars
They treat the outermost layer of the skin.
Visibly brighten skin Promote collagen production Can reduce the appearance of surface lines and wrinkles Promote blood flow to skin Minimize and correct skin discoloration Aid in OTHER product absorption (such a team player)
BHA is an exfoliant and there is only one commonly used in skin care products, and that is salicylic acid, which is derived from aspirin.
They deeply penetrate pores to help clear out debris while removing the outermost layer of skin
Reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles Improves overall skin texture Treats acne
Best for Oily skin* Please, please, please... Use sunscreen!!! BHAs cause sensitivity to the sun.