Enzymes are proteins which perform a specific function. The enzymes used for exfoliation in skincare are protease (or proteolytic) enzymes, which break down other proteins, including those keeping your older, outer layers of skin stuck on. An effective yet gentle alternative to acid exfoliation, Pomegranate enzymes remove the outer layer of dead skin cells that can trap bacteria and sebum. They are anti-inflammatory, increase cell renewal, reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and help reduce pigmentation.
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