NeoStrata Science



Founded by Drs. Eugene Van Scott and Ruey Yu, internationally recognized for making the ground breaking discovery that Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs) have profound beneficial effects on human skin, NeoStrata has a storied history of monumental breakthroughs in antiaging skincare. Since this initial discovery, NeoStrata has accelerated its research and commercialization efforts to develop a robust portfolio of novel technology to drive ongoing innovation.

Evolution of Hydroxy Acid Skincare

  • 1st Generation: AHAs (Glycolic Acid, Citric Acid)
  • 2nd Generation: PHAs (Gluconolactone)
  • 3rd Generation: Bionic PHAs (Lactobionic Acid, Maltobionic Acid)
  • Gluconolactone - Polyhydroxy Acid (PHA) from glucose in corn
  • Lactobionic Acid - Bionic Acid (BA) from milk sugar
  • Maltobionic Acid - Bionic Acid derived from glucose in corn