Hyperpigmentation Treatments

Friends & Family | 20% Storewide Savings use code FF20 — Shop Now »

Sun spots and dark patches of pigment on the skin are all examples of hyperpigmentation, a condition characterized by too much melanin, the pigment that gives skin and hair its color. Hyperpigmentation is most commonly caused by overexposure to the sun, but it can also come from other types of skin injury. An example is dark spots left in areas where acne bumps once were. The trauma of picking at or popping those bumps can trigger melanin production. Hormonal fluctuations during pregnancy and from using the birth control pill can also lead to areas of dark pigmentation. Unfortunately, darkly pigmented spots aren’t easy to hide even with the right cosmetics. The good news? You don’t have to live with these discolorations. There are a variety of treatments available that can safely lighten them.

Hyperpigmentation Treatments Products

Sort results by:
Display:        
Diminishes dullness, evens skin tone and enhances overall clarity.
$89.00
1oz | BR127
In Stock
 
A powerful corrective serum that lightens and brightens skin.
$35.00
1.17oz | RC039
In Stock
 
Visibly perfects skin tone and leaves skin looking energized, radiant and luminous.
$55.00
1oz | PQ029
In Stock
 
The original Mama Lotion formula back by popular demand.
$39.50
1oz | ML007
In Stock
Helps dramatically reduce the appearance of stubborn brown spots and wrinkles.
$55.00
0.5oz | PN065
In Stock
 
This pigment treatment lightens and inhibits hyperpigmentation and age spots while exfoliating the skin.
$54.00
1oz | PH015
In Stock
 
Reduce wrinkles, break outs and even out skin tone in one step.
$50.00
1.7oz | ML002
In Stock
 
Address all signs of discoloration in the skin and give skin more youthful appearance.
$130.00
1.25oz | IS044
In Stock
Concentrated, lightweight serum to visibly diminish the appearance of dark spots and overall discoloration.
$82.00
1oz | NI014
In Stock
 
This treatment helps skin recover from sun damage while preventing dark spots and wrinkles.
$105.00
1.7oz | KK011
In Stock
 
Effectively brightens and lightens skin discolorations.
$56.00
1oz | NS049
In Stock
 
This formula combats hyperpigmentation with hydroquinone and kojic acid.
$52.00
2oz | GT034
In Stock
Display:        

Additional Hyperpigmentation Treatments Information

One of the most widely used treatments for increased pigmentation and sun spots is hydroquinone. This compound works by blocking an enzyme necessary for the synthesis of melanin. It works best when combined with glycolic acid, a weak acid that sloughs off dead skin cells, including cells containing excess pigment. Hydroquinone is available at concentrations of up to 2% in skin treatment products without a prescription, often in combination with glycolic acid.

For people who experience irritation with hydroquinone, there are other alternatives. Kojic acid, a compound produced by a fungus lightens pigmented areas by blocking an enzyme needed for melanin synthesis. It is found in some skin lightening products, sometimes in combination with glycolic acid. Another alternative available without a prescription is azelaic acid, a skin lightening compound found in wheat, rye and barley that’s also used to treat acne. Ascorbic acid, which is essentially vitamin C, also has skin-lightening benefits when used over time.

Friends & Family | 20% Storewide Savings use code FF20 »
Sale — While They Last »
Smart Shopping — Beauty Center
Coconut Water – Key Ingredient
FREE Sun Damage Prevention Broad Spectrum SPF 30 100% Mineral Sunscreen ($20 Value). Details »
FREE Greek Yoghurt Moisturizing Face Cream ($9 Value). Details »
Skin Care Regimen »
2 steps to a new you — My Beauty Advisor

help

about

share

HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
BBBOnLine Reliability Seal
TRUSTe online privacy certification
Stella Service
SEE ALL    
SEE ALL