This May article in the beauty and skincare section of Health, by Shannon M. Bauer, beauty editor at Shape, Parents, Parents Latina, and freelance writer in the food, beauty, and wellness verticals, explores hypochlorous acid (HOCl) for its benefits in skincare and disinfection, for its use as an antiseptic, and also highlights Briotech Topical Skin Spray as a 'budget-minded' option.
Health | Beauty & Skincare
May 04, 2021
What Is Hypochlorous Acid — and Why Should You Be Adding It to Your Skincare Routing Right Now?
You might be familiar with salicylic acid for acne, glycolic acid for exfoliation, and hyaluronic acid for hydration, but what about the buzzy ingredient, hypochlorous acid? While the ingredient isn't exactly new, it's gained traction during the pandemic, thanks to its disinfecting properties.
And the hype is real: Not only does hypochlorous acid act as an anti-inflammatory for skin conditions and wound care, but it also has been proven effective against Covid-19.