retinol skin brightener 1

RETINOL SKIN BRIGHTENER 1%

formerly Brightenex

RETINOL SKIN BRIGHTENER 1% is a natural pigment control agent and the best toning cream without hydroquinone. A blend of potent retinol benefits, melanin inhibitors, vitamin C and antioxidants are released, to rapidly brighten and even skin tone quality. Additionally, this comprehensive multi-action formulation minimises redness caused by environmental factors and helps maintain an even and restored skin tone.

Benefits

  • Non-hydroquinone, bioengineered complex that absorbs deep into the epidermis to target the stages of skin discoloration. The best toning cream without hydroquinone.
  • Multi-action formulation releases micro-encapsulated retinol, plant antioxidants and enzymes to rapidly brighten skin and even skin tone quality.
  • Unique penetrating formula clarifies and brightens skin, minimises the appearance of skin redness and helps prevent future damage.

Size:
50ml / 1.7 Fl. Oz
pH:
Approximately 5.5

DIRECTIONS

Directions for Use

Apply 1-2 pumps evenly on face and other areas to be treated. Apply 2 times weekly and increase as tolerated. Skip days in between application.

  • Initial dryness, irritation and peeling is normal and typically develops 2-3 days following first application.
  • Can mix equal parts with Ommerse® Renewal Crème or RESTORACALM™ and apply once weekly if a less aggressive approach is needed.

ADVANCED INFORMATION

  • High-potency retinol and ascorbic acid-2 glucoside: Break up existing pigmentation and increase cell turnover to rapidly brighten and even skin tone.
  • N-acetyl Glucosamine: Helps block melanin production by inhibiting tyrosinase.
  • Glutathione: Helps block melanin production by Dopa complexation.
  • Soy isoflavones: Provides skin pigmentation control by PAR-2 (protease activated receptor) blockage.
  • Stachys Officinalis (leaf) extract: Helps prevent melanin production by blocking messengers triggering melanogenesis.
  • Vitamins C and E: Provide antioxidant properties.

BEFORE AND AFTER

  • Before-Brightenex™ 1.0% Retinol
    After-Brightenex™ 1.0% Retinol
    Before Brightenex™ 1.0% Retinol After
  • Diagnosis: Melasma with Hydroquinone Resistance
  • Treatment: ZO® Non-Hydroquinone Hyperpigmentation System
  • Duration: 6 months

INGREDIENTS

1% Retinol Ingredients: Water, Cetearyl Isononanoate, Cyclopentasiloxane, Glycerin, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Cyclohexasiloxane, Cetearyl Alcohol, Steareth-20, Pentylene Glycol, Cetyl Alcohol, Ascorbyl Glucoside, Polysorbate 20, Retinol, Propylheptyl Caprylate, Acetyl Glucosamine, Cetearyl Glucoside, Maltodextrin, Acrylamide/ Ammonium Acrylate Copolymer, Alcohol, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Nylon-12, Lecithin, Glutathione, Carbomer, Caprylyl Glycol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Sodium Hydroxide, Polysorbate 80, Polyisobutene, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Potassium Sorbate, Phospholipids, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Sodium Sulfite, Sodium Metabisulfite, BHT, Disodium EDTA, Stachys Officinalis Flower/ Leaf/Stem Extract, Pelargonium Graveolens Flower Oil, Gluconolactone, Sorbitan Isostearate, BHA, Sodium Benzoate, Glucose, Soy Isoflavones, Tocopherol, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Zea Mays (Corn) Oil, Beta- Carotene.