Origin: Fermentation of Bacillus Subtilis which yields a protease that has keratolytic activity.
Also Known As: Bacillus subtilis
Overview: Bacillus ferment is an enzymatic exfoliant that can be a mild but effective alternative to alpha-hydroxy fruit acids. It effectively removes dead skin cells to reveal younger-looking skin.
- Anti-aging creams, body lotions, and gels
- Whitening products
- Exfoliating masks
- Non-abrasive exfoliants
Ideal Concentration Level in Products: Maximum of 2% concentration added to the water phase or at the end of cosmetic formulations.