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Azelaic Acid Gel



Azelaic acid is found in a certain type of yeast found on normal skin, and it has a number of benefits for various skin conditions.


Azelaic acid products have been found to be an effective treatment for acne, rosacea , or simply to brighten complexion.



It is also an amazing ingredient for rosacea due to its anti-inflammatory properties that can help reduce swelling and redness.


Benefits of azelaic acid for melasma and hyperpigmentation. It also helps clear up dark spots from melasma or hyperpigmentation. It works by inhibiting free radicals as well as tyrosinase, an enzyme necessary for the production of melanin.


The resulting lightening effects of topical azelaic acid treatments target only abnormal melanocytes, meaning that it can lighten dark spots without affecting surrounding skin. A 24-week study of a 20% concentration therapy showed it effectively reduced the appearance of postinflammatory hyperpigmentation with temporary and mild side effects


It is often advised to combine Azelaic acid with other therapies such as glycolic acid or retinoids for faster results.

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