The Ordinary Azelaic Acid Suspension 10%

The Ordinary Azelaic Acid Suspension 10%


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The Ordinary Azelaic Acid Suspension 10% exfoliates, brightens skin and treats pigmentation while reducing breakouts and blemishes. Great for skin prone to Rosacea.

Why you need it

The Ordinary Azelaic Acid Suspension 10% contains a high concentration of anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory Azelaic Acid, which is naturally found in grains and on the surface of normal skin. It has a mild exfoliant action, helping to brighten skin and improve skin texture while its anti-bacterial action helps to prevent future breakouts and reduce the appearance of acne blemishes and marks. It also lessens inflammation, making it an excellent treatment for redness and Rosacea, especially the kind known as Acne Rosacea.

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Oil-free, Nut-free, Vegan, Cruelty-free


how to use

Apply a small amount of the lightweight cream-gel to the face morning and/or evening, avoiding contact with eyes and mouth. Always follow with an SPF during the day.

Key Ingredients

Azelaic Acid: Derived from grains, this acid has antioxidant properties. It helps in reducing inflammation, brightening the skin, and targeting hyperpigmentation. It's also effective against acne due to its antibacterial properties.


Aqua (Water), Isodecyl Neopentanoate, Dimethicone, Azelaic Acid, Dimethicone/Bis-Isobutyl PPG-20 Crosspolymer, Dimethyl Isosorbide, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Polysilicone-11, Isohexadecane, Tocopherol, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Isoceteth-20, Polysorbate 60, Triethanolamine, Ethoxydiglycol, Phenoxyethanol, Chlorphenesin.


Q: How should I use this product?
A: After cleansing and toning, apply a small amount to your face in the morning and/or at night. If used in the morning, it's recommended to follow up with sunscreen.

Q: What are the benefits of azelaic acid?
A: Azelaic acid is known for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It can help reduce the appearance of blemishes, even out skin tone, and refine skin's texture.

Q: Is it suitable for sensitive skin?
A: While azelaic acid is generally suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin, it's always recommended to conduct a patch test first. Some people might experience a mild tingling or warming sensation upon application.

Q: Can I use it alongside other The Ordinary products?
A: Yes, Azelaic Acid Suspension can be used with most other products. However, always ensure to introduce new products gradually to monitor any skin reactions.

Q: Does The Ordinary Azelaic Acid Suspension 10% help with acne?
A: Yes, azelaic acid has properties that can help reduce the appearance of blemishes and improve the overall clarity of acne-prone skin.

Q: Why is this formula in a suspension format?
A: The suspension format allows for a stable, high concentration of azelaic acid to be delivered in its pure form without the need for solvents that can sometimes irritate the skin.

Q: Can I use this product during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
A: It's always best to consult with a healthcare professional or dermatologist regarding the use of specific skincare ingredients during pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Q: How often should I use The Ordinary Azelaic Acid Suspension 10%?
A: For most people, it can be used once daily, either in the morning or evening. However, based on skin tolerance and desired results, some might prefer to use it less frequently or even twice daily.

Q: Should I be concerned about sun sensitivity when using azelaic acid?
A: While azelaic acid does not make the skin as sensitive to the sun as some other skincare acids, it's always a good practice to wear sunscreen daily to protect the skin from UV damage.

About the Brand

The Ordinary skincare is the game-changing brand that's changed the face of beauty. With effective, trusted skincare solutions, The Ordinary products let you design your own skincare regime. No frills and no fuss means The Ordinary skincare gives you top quality ingredients at incredibly affordable prices. Hero products include The Ordinary Hyaluronic Acid 2% + B5Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1%Salicylic Acid 2% Solution, and Mineral UV Filters. Part of the DECIEM family, all The Ordinary products are developed by the in-house team of chemists. The Ordinary skincare formulas are vegan and cruelty-free, plus free of parabens, sulphates and mineral oil. 


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