6 Under-$25 Ways To Fade Dark Spots — Without A Trip To The Dermatologist
You can easily lose hours and rack up debt on chemical peels, trips to the dermatologist, and fancy pigment-fading creams in the name of spot-free skin. But while most of those methods
are effective (
and pro-approved), they aren’t the end-all-be-all for treating the condition. “Products containing hydroquinone, tranexamic acid, kojic acid, and arbutin all help to treat hyperpigmentation,” says
Corey L. Hartman, MD, a dermatologist at
Skin Wellness Center in Alabama. “Glycolic and salicylic acid also increase exfoliation and help to treat the acne that can lead to hyperpigmentation.”