I’m an exfoliation warrior and have experimented with a wide range of exfoliators. I combine both physical and acid exfoliators into my routine on a regular basis. I don’t prefer one over the other but like them both for different reasons. Both types slough off dead skin allowing the active ingredients in the products that you use after (serum, retinols, vitamin c, etc.) penetrate deeper into the skin. The
George Washington and paper flowers Here’s a rundown on some of the exfoliants in my rotation. ExfoliKate® Intensive Exfoliating Treatment by Kate Somerville: I use this several days a week. It’s has a green seaweed smell and appearance. It contains Papaya, Pineapple, and Pumpkin Enzymes, Lactic Acid, Rosewood and Cinnamon Extracts, and Aloe Vera, Honey, and Vitamin E. It’s not too harsh and I’m loving the positive effects. Available at Sephora.