The only thing worse than acne itself are the scars and dark marks it leaves behind.
For acne suffers, you know the struggle. While acne can go away in a few days, the dark marks and/or scarring it leaves behind can linger on your complexion for months.
So what do you do?
Historically, skin-lightening products acted as bleaching agents, filled with synthetics that were harsh and potentially irritating. Fortunately, Mother Nature has provided us with plant-based ingredients that act as natural skin brighteners that are good for your skin and help bring your skin back to a healthy glow post inflammation quicker than if you had done nothing at all.
How do they work?
Natural skin brighteners work by nourishing your skin with antioxidants and blocking the over production of melanin that can be triggered by acne inflammation. They can also help by gently exfoliating dull skin, keeping skin clear and encouraging fresher skin cells to be pushed to the surface. The result is fresh, calm, nourished and protected skin that gives off that unmistakable healthy glow.
Here are a few examples of natural skin brighteners we like: