Azelaic Acid 20% Cream

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Clearer, brighter and healthier skin.

Clearer, brighter, healthier skin with the most powerful Azelaic acid formula.

Fast delivery from £2.99

The most potent concentration of Azelaic acid, formulated with ceramides and vitamin E to restore your skin's barrier.

Benefits
Reduce the appearance

Reduces the appearance
of breakouts and redness

Fades dark spots

Fades dark spots,
blemishes and acne marks

Refines skin tone

Refines skin tone and
improves brightness

Science
Science Azelaic Acid Naturally occurring in wheat, barley and rye, Azelaic Acid is a powerful antioxidant which has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties making it highly effective against blemishes and redness.

Our next generation, stable Azelaic Acid 20% Cream contains one of the highest purity grades of Azelaic Acid at 99.6% in its micronised crystalline form so you experience the best results.

Ingredients
Key ingredients Azelaic Acid, Superior Lipid Complex (a combination of ceramides, fatty acids and cholesterol), Vitamin E, and Squalane.

Full ingredients Aqua, Azelaic Acid, Propanediol, Squalane, Dimethicone, Glycerin, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-75 Stearate, Phenoxyethanol, Cetyl Alcohol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate, Sodium Hydroxide, Ceramide NP, Ceramide AP, Phytosphingosine, Cholesterol, Carbomer, Xanthan Gum, Ceramide EOP.
How to use
Apply 1 to 2 pumps twice daily, followed by your regular moisturiser or sunscreen. Can also be used alone. We recommend wearing sunscreen during the day (SPF 30 or more).

Suitable for all skin types especially rosacea and acne prone skin.

The most potent concentration of Azelaic acid, formulated with ceramides and vitamin E to restore your skin's barrier.

Reduce the appearance

Reduces the appearance
of breakouts and redness

Fades dark spots

Fades dark spots,
blemishes and acne marks

Refines skin tone

Refines skin tone and
improves brightness

Science

Azelaic Acid
Naturally occurring in wheat, barley and rye, Azelaic Acid is a powerful antioxidant which has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties making it highly effective against blemishes and redness.

Our next generation, stable Azelaic Acid 20% Cream contains one of the highest purity grades of Azelaic Acid at 99.6% in its micronised crystalline form so you experience the best results.

Key ingredients
Azelaic Acid, Superior Lipid Complex (a combination of ceramides, fatty acids and cholesterol), Vitamin E, and Squalane.

Full ingredients
Aqua, Azelaic Acid, Propanediol, Squalane, Dimethicone, Glycerin, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-75 Stearate, Phenoxyethanol, Cetyl Alcohol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate, Sodium Hydroxide, Ceramide NP, Ceramide AP, Phytosphingosine, Cholesterol, Carbomer, Xanthan Gum, Ceramide EOP.

In the morning and evening after cleansing apply 1 to 2 pumps evenly across your face with your fingertips.

Gently massage in circular motions until the cream has fully absorbed. Wait 4 to 5 minutes before applying your sunscreen or moisturiser. Can also be used alone.

We recommend wearing a broad spectrum sunscreen (SPF 30 or more) during the day.

Azelaic acid can easily fit into any skin routine, and it’s suitable for all skin types especially rosacea and acne prone skin.

Alcohol free Vegan Fragrance free Dermatologists Recyclable
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Acne

“After a couple of months of using the product my skin and spots started to clear up and my skin felt amazing.”

Charlie

4 weeks

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Rosacea

“The biggest change is the texture of my skin, which is super smooth now. I have fewer spots. Overall, it's made a big difference to my skin.”

Nicole

8 weeks

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Rosacea

“I found the product really helped my skin. I suffered from redness on my cheeks and again it has improved this.”

Kath

12 weeks

FAQs

Has Azelaic Acid 20% Cream been tested on animals?
No, the product and the individual ingredients have not been tested on animals during any stage of the product development or manufacturing process. We do not work with any third parties to test on our behalf. The safety and efficacy of this product has been evaluated by clinical (non-animal) methods.
Can I use Azelaic Acid 20% Cream if I am pregnant or nursing?
Most experts agree that Azelaic acid is safe to use during pregnancy but there is limited data. You should speak with your doctor before using Azelaic acid if you are pregnant.
Azelaic acid can safely be used while breastfeeding.
Is Azelaic Acid 20% Cream vegan friendly?
Yes, it is 100% vegan friendly. The ingredients have been meticulously researched and sourced before being formulated into the product. We take care to ensure that they are sustainably sourced and not derived from animal sources.
Does Azelaic Acid 20% Cream contain fragrance?
No, it does not contain synthetic or natural fragrances.
How long till I start seeing results?
Azelaic Acid begins to work within a few weeks of use and results can be seen as early as 4 weeks. It may take up to 12 weeks to see a significant difference. It's important to keep using the cream everyday for best results. However, everyone’s skin type is different and results can vary from person to person.
Will I experience irritation?
You may experience mild tingling or irritation when applying the cream. This is how Azelaic acid works – and it’s perfectly normal. Keep moisturising and don't forget to use your sunscreen to help protect your skin. Tingling and irritation usually lessen after 4 weeks. Some people never experience any tingling or irritation at all, so don’t be concerned if you don’t.
Is your packaging recyclable?
Yes, the bottle is made of 100% recyclable plastic and the carton is made of FSC certified card which means it has been sourced from well managed forests or recyclable sources.
What is the expiry of Azelaic Acid 20% Cream?
12M after opening. The jar icon on the side of the label indicates the number of months the product will be at its best once open.
Can I use Azelaic Acid 20% Cream alongside Dermatica's personalised formula?
Yes, you can use Azelaic Acid 20% Cream as a part of your daytime skincare routine. You should use additional active ingredients like Azelaic Acid in your routine only if your skin has adjusted to your personalised formula and you experience minimal irritation.
If you're using Azelaic Acid 20% Cream here's how to add it to your daily routine:
Apply the cream in the day time after cleansing and before applying moisturiser or sunscreen. Carry on using your personalised formula at night.