Everyone needs a brightening product in her daily skincare regimen. According to Dr WS Heng of IDS Clinic, “Even for patients with a darker skin tone, as long as the skin tone is even and glowing, you can look beautiful.”
He adds that brightening products that contain vitamin C help “regulate pigmentation production and distribution, resulting in a more even skin tone, so they should be used by women who want better and healthier skin”.
Here’s our recommended brightening program:
Cleanse with L’Occitane Reine Blanche Illuminating Foaming Cleanser, $52.
For an overall even skin tone and clear complexion, apply Diorsnow White Perfection Anti-Spot and Transparency Brightening Serum, from $150.
Keep skin hydrated and keep complexion even with Philosophy Brighten My Day All-Over Skin-Perfecting Brightening and Hydrating Emulsion, $75.
Get rid of stubborn pigmentation with Sisley Phyto-Blanc Intensive Dark Spot Corrector, $200.
Bid farewell to unsightly dark circles with Yves Saint Laurent Beauté Forever Light Creator Eye Fluid Dark Circle Corrector, $119.
Protect skin against the sun’s damaging UV rays and other environmental aggressors with Cosme Decorte Sun Shelter AG SPF50+/PA++++, $44.
And don't forget to boost skin’s radiance with Clé de Peau Beauté Intensive Brightening Mask, $165 (box of six sheets), once a week.