Dr Bollmann, Skin Care Specialist, Anti-Aging Expert
Glutathione is an effective antioxidant. The main effect in using it for skin whitening is most likely a side effect of making the skin lighter as it protects the cells from free radicals responsible for skin pigmentation and blemishes.Would a good sun block do the same thing?
Bare Skin Care has this in our Anti-Aging Serum, but more for it's antioxidant benefits than for skin lightening.
I ran this by our R&D expert and he foundthere is no scientific evidence to support glutathione as a skin lightening agent.
Some dermatologists use IV glutathione, in 15 different treatments, for skin lightening. Is this an expensive gimmick? And even if it did work, it would seem it would be necessary to continue the treatment, and would not be permanent.
While glutathione is becoming popular as a skin lightener, especially among Asians, most stories about this being effective are anecdotal.
For treatment of hyperpigmentation, melasma, or brown (age) spots, our Program for Hyperpigmentation is every effective.
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Our Bare Skin Care Program For Hyperpigmentation is our Best Seller Program.
Hyperpigmentation, Melasma, brown spots and excess pigment are not only the most frequent complaints but some of the difficult problems to deal with.
Bleaching agents do not work by themselves. One must bring the pigment to the surface of the skin to remove it. To do this, a Retin-A like productsuch as Bare Skin Care Vitamin "A" Serum is necessary, along with the many bleaching agents in our Program For Hyperpigmentation.
For the best in pigment removal, none exceeds our products in this program.
Note: this program must be used as directed in the instructions to be maximally effective.