glycollic acid


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Related to glycollic acid: lactic acid, salicylic acid
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Noun1.glycollic acid - a translucent crystalline compound found in sugar cane and sugar beets and unripe grapes
acid - any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
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Glycollic acid, glycerin and tea tree clean impurities, revitalise skin and banish all the dirt, dead skin and debris.