At Home Skin Brightening: 4 Ways To Fix A Dull Complexion

Save Sallow Skin: 4 Brightening Skin Savers

By Courtney Leiva

Even with the cleanest of diets and loads of hydration, sometimes maintaining that dewy glow can be a challenge.

But that doesn’t mean you’re destined to a life with lackluster skin!

Instead, check out these brightening skincare essentials, which use ingredients like Vitamin C to bring your complexion back to life.

Whether you prefer illuminating serums or cleansers that perfect the skin with each wash, here are some of our go-to ways to brighten up a dull complexion, even in the cold fall months.

Brightening Cleanser.
Start your day with a refreshing and brightening clean thanks to the Olay Regenerist Luminous Brightening Cream Cleanser ($9.99), which uses an oxygenated derma-based formula to remove lingering impurities and promote new cell regeneration, for a brighter complexion both instantly and over time.

Brightening Moisturizer.
Keep your skin radiant with the DHC Camu-Camu White Day Milk ($29), which douses your skin in essential moisture while keeping your skin tone bright and even thanks to added Vitamin C.

Brightening Serum.
Boost skin radiance with the Obagi Professional-C Serum ($107), the indeed Laboratories Pepta Bright Indeed Even Skin Tone Enhancer ($29.99), or the Elemis Advanced Brightening Even Tone Serum ($90), each of which rely on a cocktail of skin enhancing ingredients for instant brightening.

For Unbeatable Radiance.
An at-home peel is one of the quickest ways to ensure a brighter complexion stat! Use the Murad Intensive-C Radiance Peel ($55) two to three times a week to restore radiance and even out your skin tone.