Everyone wants evenly-toned skin that glows. Unfortunately, there are so many factors that can prevent that. Sun damage, acne, and even your hormones can contribute to hyperpigmentation and dull skin. Luckily, there are lots of products out there that can brighten and even out your skin tone.
When treating a skin concern like hyperpigmentation, it’s always best to use products from within the same range. Each product in the range will contain the same, or complimentary, ingredients and ensure you get maximum brightening benefits in the least amount of time. To make things a little easier for you, we’ve put together a list of our favorite skin brightening systems or kits. Each kit contains everything you need from start to finish and will give you luminous skin in no time.
- SkinMedica Lytera Brightening System – This system works to simultaneously treat the signs of aging and uneven skin. The Lytera Skin Brightening Complex contains licorice root extract to fade age spots and decrease melanin production, while the Age Defense Retinol Complex 0.5 gently exfoliates and speeds up cell renewal to reveal fresh, brighter, evenly-toned skin. This kit also contains SkinMedica’s antioxidant-rich facial cleanser.
- Dermalogica PowerBright TrRx Treatment Kit – Formulated for all skin types, this kit holds all three of Dermalogica’s PowerBright TRx products, each of which contains oligopeptide-34, a potent melanin inhibitor. The kit contains C112 Pure Bright Concentrate; a powerful blend of brightening ingredients and minerals, Pure Light SPF 30; a hydrating and protecting daily moisturizer, and Pure Night; a nourishing night cream with a blend of brightening ingredients.
- Exuviance Hyperpigmentation Regimen – This kit works on all skin types and will refine the skin texture while brightening and illuminating. A combination of AHAs and brightening ingredients will fade discoloration and improve skin texture. The Purifying Cleansing Gel contains alpha-hydroxy acids, poly-hydroxy acids and skin conditioners to deep cleanse without irritating. The Intense Lightening Complex comes in a light gel formula and contains powerful lightening agents hydroquinone and kojic acid to significantly fade discoloration and even the skin tone. Finally, the Multi-Protective Day Fluid SPF 15 hydrates and refines skin, reducing fine lines and revealing younger-looking skin while protecting it.
- Eucerin Hyperpigmentation Regimen – Formulated for normal to dry skin, the products in this kit contain B-Resorcinol, an ingredient that decreases melanin production. The kit contains DermatoClean 3 in 1 Micellar Cleansing Fluid; a convenient and mild cleanser, Even Brighter concentrate; an intensive serum that can drastically brighten skin in just four weeks, Even Brighter Day; a day cream that will fade hyperpigmentation and improve skin’s natural repair process, and Even Brighter Night; a rich moisturizer that will brighten and repair skin overnight.