01/12These are the new and improved way to treat pigmentation!

These are the new and improved way to treat pigmentation!

Gone are the days when physical exfoliators were the go-to for everyone to scrub off blackheads and pigmentations. Research says they barely gave desired results and in some cases, caused micro tears! Thank god for exfoliating lotions. These products are made up of AHA (Alpha-Hydroxy Acids), which lighten the skin pigmentation by gently peeling off the damaged upper-most layers. Exfoliating lotions are the new and improved way of treating acne and pigmentation caused by acne. If you are struggling to get rid of your pigmentation, ahead are few products that might help you out!


02/12Alpha Skin Care Essential Renewal Lotion

Alpha Skin Care Essential Renewal Lotion

This popular glycolic acid lotion is seriously affordable and has a track record for helping minimize breakouts and redness. Formulated with 10 percent glycolic acid, this fragrance-free and paraben-free lotion won't be too harsh on sensitive skin. It's also packed with vitamin E which helps to brighten your complexion.


03/12NeoStrata Resurface High Potency Cream AHA 20

NeoStrata Resurface High Potency Cream AHA 20

If you're not new to exfoliating acids, NeoStrata's Resurface High Potency Cream is the best way to step up the strength of your skincare's active ingredients while still providing your face with the moisture it needs to stay healthy and smooth. The high-strength formula, which is free of oils and fragrances, contains 18 percent glycolic acid, 2 percent lacto bionic acid, and vitamin E, which work to even out skin tone and fade discoloration and acne scars by turning over skin cells at a faster rate.


04/12TATCHA Rice Enzyme Powder

TATCHA Rice Enzyme Powder

A combination of physical exfoliation and chemical exfoliation, this pot might just feature in your dreams; the easily transportable powder is made of soft Japanese rice that needs a few drops of water for activation. It transforms into a milky lather and leaves you with skin that’s soft, exfoliated but not tight.


05/12Biologique Recherche P50 PIGM 400

Biologique Recherche P50 PIGM 400

This is an extremely potent chemical exfoliator — a must have in a skincare junkie’s shelfie. There are seven different P50 products, all with slightly different names. The original is the strongest but may not be best for sensitive skin. It’s gentle yet sturdy — ideal for people with hyperpigmentation issues and those who struggle with skin tone.


06/12Sunday Riley Good Genes All-In-One Lactic Acid Treatment

Sunday Riley Good Genes All-In-One Lactic Acid Treatment

This cult serum is another great chemical exfoliator. If you’re wondering what gives the product its yeasty smell, that would be lactic acid, the star ingredient. A potent acid that’s less irritating that glycolic acid, it’s derived from milk and comes with great humectant moisturizing properties.


07/12Drunk Elephant T.L.C. Framboos Glycolic Night Serum

Drunk Elephant T.L.C. Framboos Glycolic Night Serum

If you’re a fan of “natural” skin care, you’re probably already using this or any of the many other well-loved products in Drunk Elephant’s range. This is a liquid exfoliator serum designed for nighttime and packed with a dream team of starter acids such as glycolic, lactic, tartaric, citric, and salicylic. Don’t worry: Despite it all, your skin won’t peel. Instead, you’ll see smoother skin and diminished acne scars over time.


08/12The Body Shop Vitamin C Glow Boosting Moisturizer

The Body Shop Vitamin C Glow Boosting Moisturizer

You wanna know what the whole Vitamin C buzz is all about. But you also have oily, sensitive skin. So should you go on without knowing how awesome Vitamin C can be? No way, girl! Here’s a light weight gel moisturiser that will get your skin started with Vitamin C. Not only does it take care of pigmentation, its citrusy fragrance wakes up tired skin and rejuvenates the senses.


09/12Mario Badescu Glycolic Skin Renewal Complex

Mario Badescu Glycolic Skin Renewal Complex

When most of the anti-pigmentation products aiming to control excess oil, it is difficult to find a product that works its magic on dry skin. So if you struggle with dry, hyper pigmented skin, here’s a rich, hydrating skin you must try. It’s formulated with glycolic acid, vitamin E and A, that sloughs off damaged skin layer while nourishing the skin.Use it only during the night!


10/12Vichy Normadern Anti-Ageing Resurfacing Moisturiser

Vichy Normadern Anti-Ageing Resurfacing Moisturiser

If you’re looking for a nourishing exfoliating product that does a thorough job of controlling excess oil, here’s a non-sticky, non-comedogenic cream you have to try. It dries down matte and unclogs pores and clears away dead skin. People struggling with acne, you are going to love this.