Zinc PCA

What does it do?

Zinc PCA is a salt-based compound designed to help control oil levels, improve skin congestion, and minimise pore size. PCA (Pyrrolidone Carboxylic Acid) is a Natural Moisturising Factor (NMF) that helps bind water to the skin to increase hydration levels.

Where does it originate from?

Zinc PCA is a salt derivative from Pyrrolidone Carboxylic Acid (PCA).

When should I use it?

This ingredient can be used day and/or night.

What skin type is it best suited to?

Zinc PCA is suitable for all skin types, but ideal for oily, combination or stressed skin typing to combat breakouts and congestion.

What does it work well with?

Zinc PCA, Azelaic Acid and Niacinamide are the ultimate trio of ingredients when trying to achieve a clearer and more balanced complexion.

Which Q+A products feature Zinc PCA?