Questions

Hyperpigmentation and acne

Question: Hi, I am in my 40's and I have very bad hyperpigmentation and I been breaking out. If you can recommend some products and give me a routine to follow that would be great. I really need help. Thank you.
Answer:

Hi Tabassum,

Thank you for contacting us. I would recommend that looks as follows;

Morning

Cleanse- SkinMedica AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser or iSClinical Cleansing Complex

Treat- iSClinical ProHeal Advanced Serum or Eminence Mangosteen Resurfacing Concentrate

Hydrate- SkinCeuticals Emollience

Protect- EltaMD UV Daily SPF

Evening

Cleanse- SkinMedica AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser or iSClinical Cleansing Complex

Treat- SkinCeuticals Blemish & Age Defense or PCA Brightening Retinol

Hydrate- SkinCeuticals Emollience

Additional Treatments

Exfoliant- Dr. Dennis Gross Universal Peel Pads

Mask- Eminence Clear Skin Probiotic Mask (could be an overnight treatment, if you apply a very thin layer before bed and rinse away in the morning)

If you want to learn more, please read the following blogs for more information on routines and some other products:

Skin Brightening Alternatives

Hyperpigmentation: Why it Happens & How to Treat It

I hope you find this to be helpful, happy skincare shopping. Don’t forget your SPF!

Best Wishes,

Cyndee, Dermstore Esthetician