Skin Brightening Cream
Pigmentation occurs when an excess of melanin deposits in the skin. It is caused by sun damage, acne scars, Irritation, hormonal changes, Age, Pollution. While external factors cannot be controlled, there are some natural and healthy ways to lighten skin.
Is Melanin bad??
Melanin, a brown color pigment, is an antioxidant that protects the skin from sun damage, the DNA damage of lower layers of skin during sunburn, its blessing in dusguise. It also helps skin repair itself after acne and other kind of infection. The skin makes enormous amounts of melanin to stop acne inflammation and sunburn.
Why do we not like Melanin?
Because it makes our skin look dark. In India, we often associate lighter skin with healthy skin. And Melanin also makes our skin look uneven and pigmented. I would bet if any one would like spotted and unven skintone. So need a lighteners that both lightens and reduces spots.
Is it safe to reduce Melanin in skin?
Common ingredinets that control skin melanin in the skin is Hydroquinone, it is ctyotoxic( toxic to the skin cells) and cause side effects like skin inflammation, irritation, increased sun sensitivity and dark, bluish patches on the skin (when used for longer time). For this reason Hydroquinone is banend in Europe. But its alternative Arbutin also works so much similar to Hydroquinone, with more or less similar effects.
But there is a safe way, we enjoy lighter skin as long as we provide it with anti-oxidnats, anti-inflamttory agents + A Sunscreen. So we have developed a completely safe product with proven ingredients - a powerful combination of Natural Ingredients and Vitamins that work as antioxidants and anti inflamttory agents to lighten skin without any side effects.
In ayurveda turmeric has been used for thousands of years fro skin lightening and protection.
An advansed turmeric extract Tetrahydrocurcumin, which is a powerful anti odixant and proven to be highly effective in lightening skin tone. In ayurveda turmeric has been used for thousands of years for skin lightening and protection.
Tetrahydrocurcumin is as effective as kojic acid and hydroquinone in skin lightening. But without their side effects.
Study showing turmeric extract as effective as Kojic Acid
Indian Kino Tree
ndian Kino tree extract has been long used in Ayurveda for treating abscesses, boils, ulcers, scabies, skin diseases. offers antioxidant and anti-inflammatory (anti-aging) support, lightens skin tone and maintaind even skin tone.
pterostilbene is a kind of resveratrol, that is found in red grapes and is more stable than it.
It offers antioxidant and anti-inflammatory (anti-aging) support, lightens skin tone, brings EVEN TONE and is a valuable adjunct to sun-care and after sun-care compositions.
Works a skin conditioning agent with skin whitening, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and antimicrobial properties
Licorice contains glabridin, a unique molecule which is known for its skin lightening properties by inhibiting tyrosinase. It also has potent and effective anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, to give you smooth glowing skin.
This suggests an influence of glabridin extract on both melanogenesis and inflammation of the skin
Jojoba Oil is packed with hydrating EFAs(Essential Fatty Acids), Jojoba oil mimics the skin’s natural sebum (oil), making it a great candidate for regulating skin oil production while increasing the penetration of all the other active ingredients.
Vitamin Complex for healthy Skin
Retinol / Vitamin A - Effective as an antioxidant, skin-cell regulator and helps skin repair
Vitamin E acetate - Stable form of Vitamin E, acts as a cell membrane protectant
Niacinamide / Vitamin B3 – Clinically validated to manage hyper pigmentation and moisture balance. It inhibits melanosome transfer to keratinocytes
Vitamin F - Linoleic acid and Linolenic acids well recognized to promote skin vitality
Ascorbyl glucoside - Stabilized form of Vitamin C with antioxidant benefits