Definition of fruit acid in English:

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fruit acid

noun

Another term for alpha-hydroxy acid.
Example sentences
  • As well as the fruit acid TCA, the Obagi Blue Peel comprises a non-toxic blue base and Complex 272 which helps to distribute the acid evenly.
  • Chemical peels of stronger fruit acid solutions can be used by dermatologists or plastic surgeons.
  • Mild alphahydroxy acids formulated into the cleanser can make a nice addition for smoother, fresher skin (look for lactic, glycolic and fruit acid complexes).

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Syllabification: fruit ac·id

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