Information on Skin Brightening
Our face is a focal point and a bit part of our identity, but when we end up with uneven skin tone due to hyperpigmentation, the desire to lighten your skin is completely understandable. The problem is, many skin lightening products take a more skin bleaching approach and a harsh chemical method might not seem the best way to deal with age spots and other dark areas, especially if you have sensitive skin.
As a result, more and more people are looking for skin lightening creams, lotions and serums that take more care in protecting your skin. Natural, botanical and organic ingredients can offer revitalising care that targets the appearance of dark spots and sun damage while leaving your complexion overall softened and nourished.
What skin brightening products are available?
There are many different types of product out there that you can select from according to your skin type and specific needs. A nourishing face cream will give you the moisture your face needs on a daily basis, while a soap can be easily incorporated with your daily cleansing routine. If you want more targeted methods to specially treat each dark spot, a serum can be applied to the area with a cotton bud. You can also blend a serum with another cream, for instance, your favourite anti-ageing cream, to create your own special blend. All of these product types mean that you can incorporate your skin brightening needs within your regular routine.
Natural brightening ingredients
We might think that strong chemicals are the only approach - but you’d be wrong! There are so many botanical factors that can reclaim even smoothness to skin tone, banishing dark spots and uneven patches.
- CARROT - This vegetable is known for one exceptional vitamin component - Vitamin A! Often called Retinol when added to skin creams, it works wonders on our complexions. A true skin saviour, it’s essential to healthy, bright and smooth skin, scientifically proven to contribute to maintaining normal skin. It helps to restore perfect tone, banishing all imperfections.
- ARGAN - Dry skin can do so much to intensify dark spots - so moisture is essential to dealing with them! Argan Oil is one of the most powerful natural skin moisturisers, helping it to become more even and smooth. In the long term, it also helps to enhance the absorption of other ingredients. This means you can reap the maximum rewards with every application of your favourite product.
- GREEN TEA - More than just a kitchen staple, Green Tea has incredible benefits for the skin. Its nutrient-rich natural state includes antioxidants, catechins and tannins as well as Vitamins E and B2. These all work together to protect skin while aiding the appearance of dark spots.
- GINSENG - Hyperpigmentation is often the result of skin that’s lost its energy, and needs to be stimulated to boost cell turnover. Ginseng has been known around the World for its energising qualities for centuries. As a result, it not only enhances other ingredients, but it also boosts skin’s energy levels.