CND Cuticle Eraser Gentle Exfoliator is an alpha - hydroxy cuticle treatment with a conditioning blend of alpha - hydroxy acids (A.H.A.s) that micro - exfoliates cuticles, moisturizes nail plate, and surrounding skin. Helps prevent cuticle build - up, conditions skin, and prevents hangnails.
- Sugar cane extract (saccharum officinarum), lactic acid, malic acid: derived from sugar cane, this natural mixture of alpha - hydroxy acids (A.H.A.s) is an effective chemical exfoliant blend.
- Glycolic acid, citric acid: both are naturally occurring alpha - hydroxy acids (A.H.A.s). Glycolic acid is a very aggressive acid with little ability to penetrate the skin barrier; works primarily on the surface of the skin. Citric acid is used as a physical exfoliant.
- Vitamin E (tocopheryl acetate), pro vitamin B5 (panthenol):used for their highly effective moisturizing and softening characteristics. Also known to improve skin elasticity. Contain antioxidants.
- Apricot kernel oil (prunus armeniaca): skin conditioner.
- Glycerin: used for its powerful hydrating attributes. Absorbs quickly into skin and acts like a powerful moisture magnet.
- Matricaria flower extract (chamomilla recutita): effective in soothing skin.
- Aloe barbadensis leaf juice: known for its ability to hydrate and soften skin. Helps provide moisture.