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Mandelic acid, extracted from bitter almonds, is a mild alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) ideal for exfoliating dark or Indian skin types prone to pigmentation. Its gentle nature makes it effective in addressing hyperpigmentation concerns while catering to the unique needs of darker complexions. Mandelic acid offers a safe and beneficial exfoliation method, promoting a smoother and more even skin tone for individuals with darker or Indian skin.

Benefits of Mandelic Acid:

  1. Gentle on All Skin Types: Particularly suitable for  Indian skin type sensitive and skin prone to pigmentation.
  2. Exfoliates Effectively: Loosens bonds of dead skin cells, promoting the shedding of older skin for a smoother complexion.
  3. Reduces Wrinkles and Fine Lines: Supports skin renewal, replacing damaged cells with firmer and more elastic skin, diminishing the appearance of wrinkles.
  4. Manages Acne and Clogged Pores: Unclogs pores, dissolves blackheads, and controls sebum production. Exhibits antibacterial properties, reducing acne-causing bacteria and inflammation.
  5. Addresses Hyperpigmentation: Helps prevent various forms of hyperpigmentation, including melasma.


  • Skin Irritation: Possible signs include redness, itching, swelling, or sensitivity.
  • Sun Sensitivity: Mandelic acid increases sensitivity to UV light, necessitating the use of sunscreen.
  • Patch Test: Recommended before first-time use to check for any adverse reactions.
  • Avoid Eye Contact: Potential irritation or damage if it comes in contact with eyes.

Mandelic acid pairs well with botanicals like green tea extract and chamomile. These ingredients offer antioxidant properties and soothing effects, complementing the exfoliating and brightening benefits of mandelic acid