Battles hyperpigmentation with a highly effective combination of lighteners, melanin inhibitors and mild exfoliants. For gradual fading of dark (brownish) spots on the skin such as freckles, age, and liver spots.
Test for skin sensitivity before using by applying a small amount to an unbroken patch of skin and check within 24 hours. Minor redness is not a contraindication, but where there is itching or vesicle formation or excessive inflammatory response, product should be discontinued and physician consulted. Close supervision is recommended.
After testing, if skin can tolerate this product then:
Apply a small amount to target areas or all over skin after cleansing and toning. If needed, follow with a glo·therapeutics moisturizer. Use twice daily or as directed.
Discontinue use if no improvement in 3 months.
Lightening effect may not be noticeable on very dark skin.
Limit daily use to 6 months.
After 6 months of daily use, wait 1-2 months before resuming daily regimen.
Some users may experience a mild skin irritation. If skin irritation becomes severe, stop use and consult physician.
Do not use on children unless directed by physician. Keep out of reach of children.
Please review and follow directions on packaging.
2% Hydroquinone – Powerful skin lightener. Inhibits the production of melanin.
Kojic Dipalmitate (Kojic Acid) – Skin brightener that works by inhibiting tyrosinase-facilitated melanin production.
Azelaic Acid – Treats hyperpigmentation by inhibiting tyrosinase activity. Suppresses the growth of follicle bacteria and scavenges free radicals.
5% Lactic Acid (L-) – A hydrating Alpha Hydroxy Acid that gently exfoliates while improving skin tone and texture including pigmentation discolorations and fine lines.
2% Salicylic Acid – A Beta Hydroxy Acid that stimulates exfoliation in the skin, clearing pores and promoting new cell growth. Reduces inflammation and smooths skin’s surface. A powerful acne-fighting ingredient.
L-ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) – A powerful antioxidant. Protects skin from UV-caused damage, brightens, improves elasticity and decreases the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by stimulating collagen synthesis. L-ascorbic Acid is the only form of Vitamin C the body recognizes and can effectively utilize.
As a precaution, Hydroquinone (HQ) based products and retinol products should not be used by pregnant women, women who intend to become pregnant in the near future, or women who are lactating/breast feeding.