So…..we all know the elephant in the room right? No talks of treating hyperpigmentation is complete without a mention of skin lightening, or dare I say skin bleaching products. Also, we all know how controversial the topic of skin bleaching is even if it is for legitimate reasons. Well, in this video I talk aboutRead more
Hi everyone, in this video I talk about the proper measurements & mixture of 12oz, 8oz, & 4oz Kojic Acid lotion. 12oz lotion 4 level tablepoons of kojic acid and 4 caps of white pigment serum. Add to 12oz for 12.16% lotion 8oz lotion 2 level tablepoons of kojic acid and 2 caps of whiteRead more
Retinol, Hyperpigmentation & the Benefits of including Tretinoin in Your Skincare Routine.
Start by using the retinoid creams every other day, and if your skin can tolerate it, you can increase it to everyday.
You can apply retinoid creams under the eye, but avoid the eye lid area.
Retinoid creams should always be used at night as sunlight can damage the active ingredient.
Retinoid creams make your skin more sensitive to the sun, so always make sure to wear sunscreen.
To summarize, every man and woman needs a good exfoliant, cleanser, moisturizer, sunscreen and eye cream. Dr. Lancer advises that as you age – glycolic, vitamin C, and retinol should become part of your regimen. Toner is a necessity if you have blemish prone skin (but do not use in winter) – it helps removeRead more
Routine Morning: After your morning shower, apply cream onto skin while skin is still damp. As you can tell, there is a sense of urgency here. The dryer the skin, the harder it is for the skin to absorb the active ingredients in the product. Evening: The same rules apply in the evening, except youRead more