PQage is a mixture of trichloroacetic acid stabilized in a defined quantity of Urea peroxide, able to stimulate a strong regenerating action on the deepest layers of the dermis in an extremely gentle and comfortable manner for the dermis.
Trichloroacetic Acid is a product already known in aesthetic medicine. Discovered in the early 20s it is widely used as an exfoliating agent capable of inducing a powerful epidermal desquamation and an intense stimulation of the dermis, in particular of fibroblasts and collagen. (concentration between 30 – 35%)
Urea Peroxide is a solid composed of equal amounts of hydrogen peroxide and urea. This compound is a white crystalline solid, which dissolves in water to give free hydrogen peroxide. Often called carbamide peroxide in the dental applications, it is used as a source of hydrogen peroxide for whitening and disinfection. (concentration between 2 – 5%)
Coenzyme Q10, or ubiquinone, is a key element for the proper functioning of the mitochondria, an intracellular organ that functions as a power plant. Favoring the production of ATP in the presence of oxygen, coenzyme Q10 is essential to maintain good physical efficiency. (concentration between 1 – 5%)
Kojic Acid is a substance known for its extraordinary whitening virtues. The mechanism of action of kojic acid is quite complex: the substance acts by inhibiting the biosynthesis of melanin, the main pigment that defines skin color. In addition to the known depigmenting properties, kojic acid also has antioxidant, antibacterial and antifungal properties. (concentration between 5 -10%)