Silcatil socks contain extremely effective hydroxy acids that dissolve intercellular junctions – thus they guarantee exfoliating effect.
- Glycolic acid and lactic acid
They have strong peeling properties – they weaken keratinocyte junctions, which helps reduce the thickness of overgrown horny layer of epidermis. In addition, they make epidermis more permeable and boost the dynamics of penetration of active substances into skin. Glycolic acid is acid of the smallest molecular size and the longest chain, which enables it penetrate skin easily. Additionally, it stimulates fibroblasts to produce collagen and elastin.
- Salicylic acid
It regulates cellular restoration of skin and exfoliates hard horny layer of epidermis. In addition, it boosts effects of other cosmetics. Prepared by acids effects – after exfoliation, hardness elimination and unveiling newepidermis, the skin absorbs active substances from cosmetics much more efficiently.
Urea is an NMF ingredient – Natural Moisturing Factor. With adequate concentration it has strong capacity to bind water in skin cells – hence its excellent moisturizing effect.