Discoloration Defense 5% Niancinamide Serum for Uneven Skin 30ml
Features a synergistic blend of anti-discoloration ingredients to reduce the appearance of skin discoloration, improve brightness, and minimize the recurrence of discoloration (with continued use)
60% average improvement in the appearance of stubborn brown patches1
34% average reduction in post-blemish marks in deeper skin tones2
Paraben-, fragrance-, silicone-, gluten-, and hydroquinone-free
Ideal at-home complement to professional skin discoloration treatments, such as chemical peels or non-ablative laser; always consult with a physician for individual regimen recommendations
3% TRANEXAMIC ACID
This synthetically-derived ingredient minimizes the recurrence of skin discoloration and stubborn brown patches with continued use.
1% KOJIC ACID
Naturally produced by certain fungi, kojic acid helps improve skin brightness.
Also known as vitamin B3, this water-soluble vitamin is found naturally in yeast, meat, fish, milk, eggs, green vegetables, beans, and cereal grains. It has been shown to help reduce the appearance of skin discoloration.
5% SULFONIC ACID (HEPES)
This synthetically-derived acid activates natural enzymes in skin to help break the bonds that bind dead skin cells to the surface for even exfoliation.
How to Use:
– Twice daily, apply 3-5 drops of this skin discoloration serum to the face.
– If using in the morning, apply after a SkinCeuticals vitamin C serum and follow with a SkinCeuticals broad spectrum SPF 50+ sunscreen.
– Limit sun exposure while using this product.
– Do not use on irritated or broken skin. If irritation occurs, discontinue use.
1In a 12-week clinical study, Discoloration Defense significantly improved the appearance of key skin discoloration markers:
60% average improvement in the appearance of stubborn brown patches
59% average improvement in the appearance of skin discoloration
81% average improvement in the appearance of post-acne marks
59% average improvement in the appearance of even skin tone
2In a new 12-week study on deeper skin tones (Fitzpatrick V-VI), twice-daily application of Discoloration Defense demonstrated a statistically-significant reduction in the appearance of discoloration, post-inflammatory discoloration, and even skin tone.
34% reduction in post-blemish marks at 12 weeks