Glucono-delta-lactone, also known as gluconolactone, Gluconolactone is a polyhydroxy acid (PHA), that offers all the benefits of AHAs but it is gentle to the skin, non-irritating, and suitable for all skin types including sensitive skin.
It can be used as a pH adjuster and chelating agent. It has skin moisturizing humectant and exfoliating properties.
Glucono delta-lactone, is an ester of Gluconic Acid, suitable for daily use products, works synergistically with other retinoids and acids.
- It gently smoothens and evens out your skin tone by getting rid of the dead skin cells on the surface.
- Prolonged use of gluconolactone offers anti-aging benefits such as fewer wrinkles and thick skin.
- It’s a great ingredient for those with sensitive skin as well.
- Along with exfoliating properties, it also possesses moisturizing properties
Usage rate: 0.1% – 5%
Soluble in water, add to water phase