Can BHAs and retinols be used in same beauty regimen?
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Friday, October 26, 2012 at 07:50AM
Yes they can be used together. According to Paula Begoun, retinols dont exfoliate. They are a cell communicating ingredient and help with cell turn over. BHA's are a chemical exfoliant and are anti-inflammatory and anti- bacterial. Unlike AHA, BHA cleans out the pore. You use the BHA before the retinol product. Here's some info