Paula's Choice 10% Azelaic Acid Booster

Paula's Choice 10% Azelaic Acid Booster


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Paula's Choice 10% Azelaic Acid Booster targets spots and blemishes and minimises dark marks and redness from previous breakouts. It also calms and soothes skin, so skin looks clearer, smoother and younger.

Why you need it

Paula's Choice 10% Azelaic Acid Booster is a multi-action treatment perfect for anyone troubled by blemishes and breakouts. This unique formula uses Azelaic Acid, a potent ingredient with over 20 years of research backing its effectiveness. It works together with other powerhouse ingredients to clarify uneven tone, target stubborn spots and soothe irritation resulting in smoother, more radiant, younger-looking skin. The lightly hydrating formula leaves a velvety matte finish that minimises enlarged pores, refines the skin’s texture and imparts noticeably smoother, more radiant skin.
- Fights signs of ageing
- Fights breakouts
- Reduces discolouration from breakouts

Another hero ingredient in Paula's Choice 10% Azelaic Acid Booster is Salicylic Acid. This is an exfoliating agent which encourages skin to shed dead cells on the surface. As it is oil-soluble it penetrates inside the pore, making it effective at reducing breakouts and blackheads. It also has anti-inflammatory and soothing properties.Enisoneda is a yeast-derived ingredient that soothes and restores skin. Dica Cialeza is an antioxidant that has pronounced skin-soothing effects and is effective for skin brightening.

how to use

Apply once or twice daily after cleansing, toning and exfoliating. Use alone or mix with serum or moisturiser. If used alone, follow with your preferred serum and/or moisturiser. For daytime, always follow with a moisturiser containing a broad-spectrum sunscreen rated SPF 30 or greater.

Skin type:
All skin types, but especially beneficial for oily and/or blemish-prone or congested skin

This product is not suitable for anyone allergic to aspirin as it contains Salicylic Acid.

Key Ingredients

Azelaic Acid: Azelaic acid is a multi-functional ingredient that helps to reduce the appearance of blemishes, smooth bumpy texture, calm redness, and fade uneven skin tone and post-breakout marks. It is particularly effective in improving the look of post-acne marks and brown spots, and revealing a more even texture.

Salicylic Acid (BHA): Salicylic acid is a well-known exfoliating ingredient that helps to unclog pores and remove dead skin cells. It is particularly effective in treating acne and reducing blackheads and whiteheads.

Licorice Root Extract: Licorice root extract has soothing properties that help to calm and reduce inflammation in the skin. It can help to alleviate redness and irritation.

Glycerin: Glycerin is a humectant that helps to hydrate and moisturize the skin. It helps to attract and retain moisture, leaving the skin feeling soft and supple.


Aqua, dicA cialezA (skin brightener/antioxidant), C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate (texture-enhancing), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride (hydration/skin replenishing), Methyl Glucose Sesquistearate (texture-enhancing), Glycerine (hydration/skin replenishing), Cetearyl Alcohol (texture-enhancing), Glyceryl Stearate (texture-enhancing), Dimethicone (hydration), Salicylic Acid (Beta Hydroxy Acid, exfoliant), enisonedA (skin-restoring), Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract (skin-soothing), Boerhavia Diffusa Root Extract (antioxidant), Allantoin (skin-soothing), Bisabolol (skin-soothing), Cyclopentasiloxane (hydration), Xanthan Gum (texture-enhancing), Sclerotium Gum (texture-enhancing), Propanediol (hydration), Butylene Glycol (hydration), Phenoxyethanol (preservative).


Q: Is it suitable for all skin types?
A: Yes, it's formulated for all skin types, including sensitive skin, but those with skin concerns should patch-test first.

Q: What are the benefits of azelaic acid for the skin?
A: Azelaic acid can help reduce the appearance of blemishes, improve skin texture, diminish redness, and brighten the skin.

Q: Does it exfoliate the skin?
A: Yes, azelaic acid has mild exfoliating properties that help renew the skin's surface.

Q: How often should I apply the booster?
A: You can start by applying it once daily to see how your skin responds, and then increase to twice daily if needed.

Q: Can I use it on acne-prone skin?
A: Yes, azelaic acid is often recommended for acne-prone skin due to its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties.

Q: Does the booster contain any other active ingredients?
A: Apart from azelaic acid, this booster also contains salicylic acid (BHA) which helps to exfoliate the skin and unclog pores.

Q: Is it suitable for rosacea-prone skin?
A: Yes, azelaic acid is often recommended for individuals with rosacea due to its ability to reduce inflammation and redness.

About the Brand

Paula's Choice skincare products grew out of Paula Begoun's struggle to find effective products that cared for her reactive skin. As a result, Paula's Choice products boast the most carefully chosen ingredients and will make a real difference to your skin, whatever your concern. With Hall of Fame products such as the Paula's Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid and the Clinical 1% Retinol Treatment, the best skin of your life starts now! They're formulated with proven ingredients backed with scientific research and deliver genuine results. All Paula's Choice skincare has been developed to be non-irritating, with no added fragrance, colourants or ingredients potentially harmful to skin. Paula's Choice products are cruelty free and Leaping Bunny certified.


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