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Too much AHA/BHA?

I am looking to add a serum to my skincare routine, but I am afraid to over exfoliate. I use OLEHENRIKSEN Transforming Walnut Scrub 3 oz/ 85 g twice a week in the shower, the Herbivore Prism AHA + BHA Exfoliating Glow Facial 1.7 oz/ 50 mLonce a week (and absolutely love it) and I also have the Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Exfoliating Moisturizer that I use (not consistently but only if my skin needs it) as an overnight cream. Would it be too much to introduce a daily serum that has either AHAs/BHAs or Glycerin in it for day use such as Glow Recipe Pineapple Vitamin C Serum 1 oz/ 30 mL

RE: Too much AHA/BHA?

It would really depend on your skin if it would be too much. If your skin is happy taking it, by all means, go for it! I feel like you would be using a lot of exfoliating actives, so it may end up being too much, especially if you’re already happy with the results you’re getting from what you’re already using. I love trying new products and seeing good results, so if you do it, just listen to what your skin tells you! I might also check out the Sunday Riley Good Genes is you have it in the budget, I love that one and it’s very gentle!
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