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Heal Your Skin Better with Natural Ingredients in Whitening Serums 

by Spawake Stores Spawake Store, Skin Care Products

With a high concentration of active ingredients, whitening serums make the skin healthy and glowing. Also, the brightening serums slow down the production of melanin, a pigment responsible for making skin appear dark or tanned. There is a wide range of skin whitening serums available in the market, however, the best whitening serum is the one which gets absorbed in the skin faster and is light in texture. In addition, the serums infused with the healing properties of natural ingredients are considered to be of supreme choice when compared to serums with chemical brightening agents.

                                                                                 

Here’s the List of Some Ingredients that can Prove Useful in Brightening the Skin Naturally:

Licorice

Glabridin and liquiritin are the two ingredients that are found in Licorice root. Glabridin works at retraining an enzyme, tyrosinase, which produces melanin and results into pigmentation. Liquiritin not only breaks up but also effectively removes melanin and pigmentation in the skin. Additionally, the licorice root helps to even out the skin tone.

Kojic Acid

Derived from mushroom-like fungi during fermentation, Kojic acid is regarded as the second most common lightening agent that helps to repair skin naturally. Mainly, it prohibits the production of melanin that determines the color of the skin. Also, it penetrates the upper layers of the skin and proves helpful in causing a lightening effect. It is likely that side effects like redness and irritation can be caused by Kojic acid. Therefore, it is suggested to test a small dose of it on the skin before use.

Arbutin

A natural and safer alternative to chemical brightening agent hydroquinone is Arbutin. Also, it is considered less cytotoxic in contrast to the melanocytes. One can locate it in dark spot correctors and skin brightening face lotions. It is important to increase its dose gradually to make sure that the skin does not react negatively to the ingredient. Though it is considered natural, pregnant women are advised to avoid it.

Papaya/Papain

It is unknown to several people that a tropical fruit Papaya can really help in giving a radiant and glowing look to the skin. It contains alpha hydroxy acids, which are considered effective in exfoliation and cell turnover. Moreover, there is an enzyme found in Papaya called papain which further exfoliates the skin and provides a brighter complexion. This product can be easily located in cleansers, masks, peels, and exfoliating scrubs. Also, it is recommended to test it to confirm that you are non-allergic to it.

Niacinamide

“Niacinamide, also known as vitamin B3, is an effective natural ingredient that reduces the number of melanin transferred to the skin cells by melanocytes. Basically, it is used to lighten the color of the skin and fade age spots. As it stays unaffected by heat, light or other chemical ingredients, it is extremely stable. Usually, it is found in serums and boosters that are labeled safe for daily use.

Vitamin C

Another popular natural skin brightening agent is Vitamin C. It is an amazing antioxidant which proves conducive in brightening the hyperpigmented spots on the skin. For those with sensitive skin, it is suggested to avoid it as it can cause tingling, redness, and irritation.

Willow Bark Extract

Willow bark extract, the natural form of salicylic acid, is the ingredient that encourages cell turnover and turns out beneficial in exfoliating the skin. Salicylic acid aids in shedding dead skin cells and allows the production of new and healthy skin cells.

As make up offers a temporary glow on the skin, it becomes important to use products that can actually help in treating age spots, hyperpigmentation, discoloration, and other skin issues.


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