SkinCeuticals Discoloration Defense


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Daily dark spot corrector targets visible skin discoloration for brighter, more even-looking skin. 

Discoloration Defense is a layerable, daily-use dark spot corrector clinically proven to reduce the appearance of key types of skin discoloration, including hard-to-treat forms such as stubborn brown patches and post-acne marks. Formulated with 3% tranexamic acid, 1% kojic acid, 5% niacinamide, and 5% HEPES, this latest-generation formula improves the appearance of skin discoloration, brightens skin, and evens skin tone in as early as 2 weeks.

  • Features a synergistic blend of anti-discoloration ingredients to reduce the appearance of skin discoloration, improve brightness, and minimize the reoccurrence of discoloration (with continued use)
  • 60% average improvement in the appearance of stubborn brown patches
  • Paraben-, fragrance-, silicone-, gluten-, and hydroquinone-free
  • Ideal at-home complement to professional skin discoloration treatments, such as chemical peels or non-ablative laser; always consult with a physician for individual regimen recommendations
  • Skin Type: Dry/Normal/Oily/Combination
  • Size: 1 fl oz  


    • 3% Tranexamic Acid
    • 1% Kojic Acid
    • 5% Niacinamide
    • 5% HEPES
    • Ingredients:Aqua / Water, Butylene Glycol, Niacinamide, Hydroxyethylpiperazine Ethane Sulfonic Acid, Glycerin, Tranexamic Acid, Propylene Glycol, Hydroxyethyl Urea, Kojic Acid, Caprylyl Glycol, Allantoin, Chlorphenesin, Xanthan Gum, Disodium Edta
    Twice daily, apply 3-5 drops of this skin discoloration serum to the face.
    If using in the morning, apply after SkinCeuticals vitamin C serum and follow with SkinCeuticals broad spectrum SPF 50+ sunscreen.
    Limit sun exposure while using this product.
    Do not use on irritated or broken skin. If irritation occurs, discontinue use. 
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