The simple answer is that the acid mantle is the thin layer of your skin that protects it against acne causing bacteria and moisture loss. When it’s intact, your skin looks and feels healthy and radiant. Because this thin layer is so important, we thought it’s high time it gets a little shine which is […]
What is PH5.5?
Healthy skin has a slightly acidic surface – in other words a pH level of 5.5 – which prevents loss of moisture and keeps it soft and supple. It also does a fine job of repelling the harmful micro-organisms that cause skin problems. Products that are not pH balanced alter the protective acid mantle of your skin, making it vulnerable – so you land up with dry, dull skin that has lost its youthful glow.Find out why ph5.5 is so important for your skin
Protect the mantle that protects you The delicate top layer of your skin is called the acid mantle. It’s made up of friendly secretions and is slightly acidic with a pH value of 5.5. This mantle not only protects your skin against environmental assaults, breaks down the skin’s excess sebum, prevents viruses and bad bacteria […]