Milk is incredibly beneficial for the skin in many different ways. Milk works wonders for the skin, beginning with the alpha hydroxy acid it naturally contains. Called lactic acid, this. Acts as a gentle cleanser for skin and is a good source of vitamins A&D, which nourish the complexion. Milk also contains beta hydroxy acid, which acts as a gentle skin exfoliant. Added almond oil is rich in vitamin E&D and contains minerals. Such as calcium and magnesium. It also soothes dry, flaky and or chapped skin, making this cleanser a perfect remedy for eczema.