- This I Max Kojic Acid Serum-Chemical Peel for Lightening Skin is a great facial lightening, whitening and rejuvenating serum for any types of skin. This serum should be an essential part of your daily skin peel and lightening maintenance routine. Kojic acid is a wonderful skin peeling agent and prohibits melanosis (causing spots) by interfering with the uptake of oxygen required for enzymatic browning. It is classified as an antioxidant counteracting skin ageing and an antibacterial addressing acne blemishes, which are often caused by bacterial infections in the pores.
We also offer I Max Kojic Acid Chemical Peel Cream for Lightening & Whitening Skin (2.6 oz). See below.
- This serum is further fortified by the most potent skin lightening and spots reducing actives of Peptides (Tetrapeptide-30), Alpha Arbutin, Niacinamide (Vitamin B-3), Magnesium ascorbyl phosphate (Vitamin C), Tranexamic Acid, L-Glutathione, Extracts of Licorice and Arctostaphylos uva-ursi leave, even more helping dark and uneven skin. Its peeling effects may help lighten dark skin, fade liver spots, reduce fine lines, wrinkles and diminish acne scars. Unlike other chemical peel products, this serum is formulated very uniquely with effective actives for nurturing, soothing, healing and hydrating like Vitamin Bs, Beta glucan and Chitosan in addition to the above skin lightening active ingredients.
- Peptides (Tetrapeptide-30) is appropriate on all kinds of skin types • has a smart skin tone brightening mechanism • improves the evenness of skin tone • brightens skin • visibly diminishes hyperchromatic spots • visible reduces acne lesions • alleviates the appearance of melasma on ethnic skin. Alpha-Arbutin blocks epidermal melanin synthesis by inhibiting enzymatic oxidation of Tyrosine and Dopa.
Arbutin appears to have fewer side effects than hydroquinone at similar. It is the more effective, faster and safer approach to promoting skin-brightening and an even skin tone on all skin types. It also minimizes liver.
- Niacinamide (Vitamin B-3) and Magnesium ascorbyl phosphate (Vitamin C) can improve the appearance of aged, hyper pigmented and photo damaged skin. Has been found to reduce appearance of wrinkles and fine lines by stimulating collagen & ceramide synthesis
If you are the 1st time user of Kojic Acid-Chemical Peel products or your skin is allergic or oversensitive to Kojic Acid, it is highly recommended to use this serum after doing a patch test and waiting for 24-72 hours for result only to see if your skin can tolerate this Kojic Acid serum. Combining with our post chemical peel creams or serums is highly recommended since you may get even better results from this serum by using other soothing, hydrating and nurturing active ingredients in your skin care routine.
On the day 1st, preferably in the evening, apply gently with or without cotton pads on the small or less visible part of face like below the ear area, chest, arms and body (definitely avoid eye area and be careful with neck area). Wash out and do towel dry after 15-30 minutes and apply any post chemical peel cream, serum or any your daily cream on the area. On the day 2nd and/or 3rd, do same thing but apply on wider area. If you have any side effects including burning sensation, heightened skin sensitivity, redness and peeling, consider these as normal (side) effects when you use this product.
A temporary tingling or burning sensation has been often noted upon initial contact as well as heightened skin sensitivity, redness and peeling. These are very normal will be disappeared soon but those with extra-sensitive or allergic skin should do a patch test on a small and less visible area first to determine if their skin may tolerate this serum.
Key ingredients: Kojic Acid, Peptides (Tetrapeptide-30), Alpha Arbutin, Niacinamide (Vitamin B-3), Magnesium ascorbyl phosphate (Vitamin C), Tranexamic Acid, L-Glutathione, Extracts of Licorice and Arctostaphylos uva-ursi leave.