Defy Damaged Skin: 4 Products To Banish Hyperpigmentation

This summer, we’re excited to soak up some warmth and rays after being cooped up all winter long. But in addition to increasing your risk of skin cancer, sun exposure can result in unsightly spots.

As your skin wracks up more hours in the sun (and more damage), hyper-pigmentation may start to peak through on your complexion with dark spots and uneven pigment.

Reverse and repair damaged skin with these-skin brightening solutions:

MD Complete Dark Spot Remover, $39.99 - Helps fade unwanted dark spots, freckles and sun damage while evening and brightening overall skin tone for a more youthful and healthy-looking complexion.

Exuviance OptiLight Tone Corrector, $65 - This potent targeted skin tone corrector diminishes the look of dark spots using active science and proven botanicals to treat and prevent uneven tone. NeoGlucosamine® gently exfoliates to break up pigment clusters, while Retinol and Vitamin C help reduce the intensity of existing spots.

Lumixyl Brightening System, $270 – The Lumixyl System is a revolutionary multi-faceted approach to effectively treat hyperpigmentation without irritation or other side effects associated with prescription Hydroquinone or retinoids. The system includes the Active-Prep Cleanser, Topical Brightening Creme, GlycoPeel 20 Rapid Exfoliating Lotion, and MoistureLock Sunscreen SPF 30, which work synergistically to target existing melasma and to prevent its recurrence.

elure Advanced Brightening Lotion, $125With the power of mushroom-derived Melanozyme, elure safely and effectively brightens, softens, and retexturizes skin. Melanozyme breaks down existing discoloration, without the irritation and side effects of harsh prescription drugs, working to dissolve existing pigment in as little as four weeks.