Hyperpigmentation is very visible and common amongst women of colour and it is key to use the right ingredients to tackle this and a great start is by introducing key acids into your routine. Acids is a scary concept and for many it can create the impression of harsh substances that can strip away the skin however this a skin myth, we are here to tell you that acids are in fact your companion when it comes to combatting your dark marks. Acids are the miracle tool used to fight acne, dark marks, ageing, uneven tone and texture as well as scarring and with so many on the market, these 5 key acids will help to eliminate and reduce the appearance of your scars.
One thing you have to note, reducing your hyperpigmentation/dark marks takes time and results are dependent on your skin’s DNA as well as the strength of the product, there are no overnight results but consistency and protection will reap the benefits. Always seek a dermatologist for severe cases and always apply SPF to protect your skin and prevent further dark marks forming from the sun and uv exposure.