After cleansing and toning, soak a cotton pad with the essence and wipe along the skin’s texture. Let the essence fully absorb into the skin before continuing with the rest of the skin routine, use at night for best results.
If using during the day, remember to wear SPF. Sensitive skins should take care not to use this product too much, start with 1-2 times a week and adjust frequency according to skin’s reaction. It is not recommended for this product to be used in conjunction with other exfoliants (AHA, BHA, retinols, vitamin C etc.)
It is suggested to use COSRX’s chemical exfoliators with a cotton pad for maximum results.
Please not that initial use of the product may give temporary irritation to the skin. To minimise this, begin with using the product once a week, and after the skin has adapted to it, increase the usage up to 2 to 3 times a week. It is not recommended for everyday use.
Why we like it
This essence targets those annoying small bumps under your skin that never seem to ripen as well as also treats blackheads and clears skin. It contains 7% glycolic acid to chemically exfoliate your skin while the low pH helps re-balance the skin.
Ingredients we love
Apple Fruit Water – The water from the apple fruit it packed with vitamins and minerals that are great for nourishing the skin. The low pH of the water enhances its ability to moisturise.
Glycoloc Acid – an AHA that is a chemical exfoliant, works to remove excess sebum and dead skin cells from your face.
Ingredient List – Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Water, Butylene Glycol, Glycolic Acid, Niacinamide, Sodium Hydroxide, 1,2-Hexanediol, Panthenol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Xanthan Gum, Ethyl Hexanedio