Lactic Acid 80%

80% concentration of lactic acid, derived from corn starch and vegan. Contains natural AHA’s (Alpha Hydroxy Acids), very effective skin peeler and chemical exfoliant. Also used to balance pH.

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Lactic Acid 80%

INCI: Lactic Acid, Aqua

CAS Number: 598-82-3

General Description:

  • This is lactic acid mobilised in water for easy use (80% Lactic acid, 20% water).
  • Water soluble
  • Our lactic acid is produced by the fermentation of corn starch and is vegan friendly.
  • Highly acidic – handle with care and never use undiluted.
  • Food grade
  • Naturally occurring AHA’s (Alpha Hydroxy Acids)

Shelf Life: 12-18 Months


  • Typical inclusion level 0-20%
  • pH balancer
  • Humectant
  • Peeling agent – most common source of natural AHA’s. Good for first time peel – encourages shedding of old skin cells. Regular use may sensitise skin
  • Reduce appearance of fine lines, age spots and irregular pigmentation
  • Decrease enlarged pores
  • Fight spots and blemishes including problematic spots
  • Non-cosmetic uses include home brewing and food production

Recommended for creams, lotions, face peels.

SDS and COA available

Additional information

Bottle Size

50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1 Litre