Let’s be clear: dark spots suck, plain and simple. Caused by too much time spent in the sun, old acne scars or hormonal changes, winning the skincare battle against hyper-pigmentation may seem nothing short of hopeless.
Think the only way to get rid of dark spots on your skin is to shell out big bucks for laser treatments? Think again!
Here are 9 dark spot solutions sure to slay any skin mishaps past, present or future.
Mario Badescu Vitamin C Serum ($45) Want a brighter complexion? No problem! This serum is rich in antioxidant Vitamin C, leaving you glowing and nothing short of gorgeous.
Dr. Dennis Gross Ferulic Acid + Retinol Brightening Solution ($85) For all y’all sun goddesses, this paraben and sulfate free solution helps correct uneven skin tone and sun damage with an elixir of willowbark, retinol and bearberry.
Hydropeptide Even Out Brightening Pigment Corrector ($60) Tackling everything from age spots and acne scars, this hydroquinone-free dark spot treatment boasts results in up to 60 days of use.
Garnier Clinical Dark Spot Corrector ($15.29) Reduce the appearance of age spots, acne scars and dark spots with this Vitamin C correcting serum that brightens skin instantly but shows, with best results after 8 weeks of continued use.
Lifeline Skin Care Recovery Night Moisture Serum ($190) This stem-cell rich serum, uses non-embryonic human stem cell extracts, amino acids and peptides to promote new cell turnover and fight pre-existing sun damage.
Brazilian Peel ($78) Ring in the new year with a youthful glow of course. Bring on the beauty of the rainforest with this Brazilian Peel rich in glycolic acid and Amazonian super-fruit acai.
Suki Targeted Bio-Brightening Face Serum ($82) Reducing skin discoloration and correcting hyperpigmentation, mushroom and licorice works to diminish old scars and noticeable dark spots.
Proactiv Dark Spot Corrector ($22) Blemishes be gone with this vitamin infused dark spot corrector lightening hormonal induced patchy brown spots as well as pesky sun spots.
Bioelements Lightplex ($58) When your skin wants absolute clarity, lighten up with this maximum strength cosmetic creme using BioBrightening extracts and a special advanced vitamineral c complex for a noticeably brighter complexion.