- Decreases inflammation and irritation
- Prevents clogged pores
- Reduces whiteheads and blackheads
- Minimizes scarring and increases cell-turnover
- Evens skin tone and improves hyperpigmentation
10% Azelaic Acid Cream
Water (Aqua), Azelaic Acid, Niacinamide (Vitamin B3), Lysine azelate, Ascorbyl Glucoside (Vitamin C), Andrographis Paniculata (Green Chireta) Leaf Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Hexapeptide-2, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Rhamnose, Fructo-Oligosaccharides, Rosa Rugosa (Rose) Flower Extract, Zanthoxylum Piperitum Fruit Extract (Japanese Pepper), Pulsatilla Koreana (Korean Pasque) Extract, Usnea Barbata (Lichen) Extract
Dab a pea size amount to face, neck, and back of hands in the morning and evening. Use gentle, circular motions to blend outwards.
- Avoid contact with eyes
- If irritation persists, discontinue use and consult a physician
- Use only as directed
- Patch testing prior to use is advised
- Keep out of reach of children
What's azelaic acid?
Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream is a natural acid that has anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties that are beneficial for skin replenishment. Azelaic acid is naturally found in grains such as wheat, rye, and barley, and is naturally occurring in our skin as Malassezia furfur, a yeast that is found on normal human skin.
Is azelaic acid an AHA?
No, azelaic acid is not an Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA), but azelaic acid is a dicarboxylic acid with similar properties to AHAs.
How azelaic acid works?
Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream is a tyrosinase inhibitor that works by limiting the growth of bacteria in the skin. Azelaic acid is an antibacterial oxidant that clears the skin's pores by blocking microbial cellular protein formation and interfering with melanin formation to prevent abnormal pigmentation in the skin.
What azelaic acid is used for?
Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream is used in the treatment of acne, rosacea, sun spots, and melasma. Azelaic acid reduces pimples and stops the formation of blackheads by destroying bacteria causing acne.
Who should use azelaic acid?
Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream can be used by people of all skin types.
Why azelaic acid is good?
Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream prevents dark spots from pimples, irritation, while exfoliating and making skin more even.
When to use and apply azelaic acid?
Marian Hanna's azelaic acid 10% may be used during the day and in the evening before bed.
Is azelaic acid an exfoliant?
Yes, azelaic acid is an exfoliant that gently clears the skin's pores and helps to rid the skin's surface of impurities. Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream boosts the generation of skin cells and pushes out the buildup of acne, spots, and discolorations.
Is azelaic acid safe during pregnancy?
Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream is safe for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Is azelaic acid good for acne?
Azelaic acid is excellent for acne-prone skin as it helps to reduce keratin production and kills the bacteria that clogs the skin's pores.
Can azelaic acid be used every day?
You can use azelaic acid up to about two times in one day. You may start with once per day and gradually increase your usage to twice per day.
How does azelaic acid help rosacea?
Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream helps with skin conditions such as rosacea by reducing the inflammation, swelling, and redness of the skin.
Will azelaic acid lighten skin? How does azelaic acid lighten skin? Azelaic acid's anti-inflammatory properties make it a naturally effective treatment for hyperpigmentation. Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream can repair dark spots and skin discoloration caused by increased melanin patches. Azelaic acid lightens scars by preventing melanin distribution to overactive melanocytes (cells responsible for producing pigment).
Is azelaic acid safe?
Azelaic acid is mild, safe, and effective for the most sensitive of skin. Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream improves uneven skin, breakouts, rosacea, melasma, and other skin inflammation conditions.
Is azelaic acid good for perioral dermatitis?
Yes, azelaic acid is effective for skin suffering from Perioral Dermatitis, as it is an anti-inflammatory.
Will azelaic acid help scars?
Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream can improve the appearance of scars as it increases skin cell production and decreases melanin synthesis in the skin that causes discoloration.
Is azelaic acid a retinoid?
No, azelaic acid is not a retinoid.
Can azelaic acid be used with niacinamide? When to use azelaic acid and niacinamide?
Yes, you can use azelaic acid together with niacinamide. You may use this combination at any time, but night time is preferable. If you use azelaic acid and niacinamide during the day, you must also use a moisturizer and sunscreen.
Can azelaic acid be used with vitamin c?
You may use azelaic acid with vitamin C.
Can azelaic acid be used with AHA?
Of course, you can use azelaic acid with AHAs, but their combination must be in low percentages to prevent skin sensitivity and irritation.
How much azelaic acid should I use?
Marian Hanna's azelaic acid contains 10% azelaic acid, which is safe and effective for all skin types.
Where can I buy azelaic acid?
You can buy Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream at www.marianhanna.com
Can azelaic acid make melasma worse?
No, azelaic acid does not worsen melasma. Marian Hanna's 10% Azelaic Acid Cream enhances skin cells production, exfoliates, and brightens the skin, leaving you with glowing, healthy skin.
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