Hydroquinone Alternative For Dark SpotsLe Reve offers a Hydroquinone Alternative For Dark Spots Finally, theres a Hydroquinone alternative for dark spots at Le Reve Organic Spa & Boutique. Hydroquinone is a toxic chemical that is prescribed to help treat dark spots.
What cause dark spotsMalasma or dark spots can be caused by a few different things such as pregnancy, skin trauma, birth control pills or other hormone replacement therapy. Malasma occurs when the melanocyte cells located in the bottom epidermis layer of skin produce melanin. Melanin is what makes dark spots. Hydroquinone works by inhibiting the production of melanin. So what could be wrong with a product that prohibits the production of melanin. Why is there a need for a hydroquinone alternative for dark spots? Well, how about it is toxic for one.
Dangers of HydroquinoneIf you have gone to the dermatologist for malasma, the darker pigmentation of the skin then you have probably heard about Hydroquinone. Hydroquinone is a skin-bleaching agent used for lightening malasma. This chemical does come with some drawbacks which would probably make most avoid it if they only knew. What are those drawbacks? Firstly, this chemical is known to be cytotoxic (i.e. cell-killing). It is because it causes permanently damage your pigment cells that it must be prescribed by a physician when in amounts larger than 2%. Secondly, this cream has shown in some studies to cause the skin to turn a bluish or blackish color. This occurrence is called exogenous ochronosis¹.
The Hydroquinone Alternative
The hydroquinone alternative to dark spots is called the Bright Skin Licorice Root Booster Serum.
The Bright Skin Licorice Root Booster Serum
How to use
- Skin appears smoother, calmer and firmer
- Skin is moisturized, more vitalized
- Complexion appears lighter
- Skin appearance is healthier
- Licorice: brightens skin appearance
- Natural Hydroquinone Alternative Complex: brightening with African potato and tara tree; antioxidant rich
- Lactic Acid: sloughs off dead skin cells to rejuvenate the appearance of skin
- Gigawhite™: brightens the look of skin
- Stone Crop: hydrating and nourishing for uneven skin tones
- Lemongrass: tones and cleanses skin
- Biocomplex™: a booster of antioxidants, Vitamins A, Ester C, E, Coenzyme Q10, and Alpha Lipoic Acid; to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and improve the appearance of skin