Skin Care Products to Remove Sun Spots

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If you have a small freckle that has grown in size, or a dark spot on your skin, you most likely have a sun spot. Sun spots, also called age spots are a result of too much exposure to the sun. Dermatologists say that our first defense against sun spots is prevention. This means that before you step out into that summer heat, don’t forget to apply a generous application of sunscreen. If you already have sun spots, all is not lost.  You can find many effective products on the market designed specifically to reduce the appearance of sun spots. Keep in mind that even with these products, it’s important to apply sun screen daily. 

Murad Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Gel

Hydroquinone is among the most valuable and fast acting ingredients to correct hyper pigmentation. Murad’s age spot and lightening gel has 2% hydroquinone, which is the highest dose you can use without a prescription. If you use this product, you should see dark spots begin to lighten after one week.

AMBI Skin Care Fade Cream 

This affordable skin care product gradually reduces dark areas to create an even, natural skin tone. It’s formulated with hydroquinon, a dermatologist recommended ingredient known to safely fade dark spots. You can find this product selling at a cool $5 at most drugstores.

SkinCeuticals Phyto +

With four active ingredients designed to diminish discoloration, this product is definitely worth a try. One of the key ingredients used is kojic acid. This is a natural alternative to hydroquinone, but works slower.

DDF Discoloration Reversal Pod

These convenient tiny pods are packed with ingredients you probably can’t pronounce. In order for them to work, simply rub them on age spots twice daily. You should notice a difference within three to four weeks of using the product.

Aveeno Clear Complexion BB Cream

This product made Allure magazines list of “The Best Drugstore Anti-Aging Products.” The BB cream comes in a 2.5 ounce bottle and can be found at most stores. It’s a lightweight product that manages to provide excellent coverage. The company claims that the product covers imperfections and offers an instant glow.

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