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Lightenex® Plus

Lightenex® Plus

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This powerful extra strength formulation has been especially developed to address the problem of very dark & resistant hyperpigmentation.

• Dioic acid derivative is a powerful inhibitor of Melanin production & penetrates deeply through the epidermal skin layer, giving better & faster results. In addition, the powerful Azelaic acid, Phytic acid & Salicylic acid bleach and exfoliate the skin. 
• Stronger formulation with sun protection factor SPF15 is included. We recommend using sun blockex® SPF 50 for quicker results.
• Excellent for dark skins with penetration enhancers. 
• Deep dermal pigmentation


Directions of use:

• Apply a thin layer on a clean face or body, twice a day.
• Use a high Sun protection cream after Lightenex® Plus.
• Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes

Keep out of reach of children

Please note:
It is essential to wear a high sun protection cream on top of Lightenex® Plus, e.g. Moisturix® spf 25 or Sun Blockex® spf 50 (total sun block) to avoid further damage from the sun.

Can cause mild irritation & tingling for a few minutes after application.

It is a well known fact that the darker skin toned people use drastic measures in order to lighten skin, but:
• Do NOT use skin lighteners containing Hydroquinone.
• Do NOT use bleaching cream containing steroids.

These can cause permanent skin damage including permanent redness, thinning and blood vessel streaks.

• Do NOT use creams containing mercury as this is a poison.



Reduce tyrosinase synthesis
• Octadecenedioic acid (O.D.A)
• Sophora flavescens
• Actinidia chenensis
• Sodium Lactate
• Lactic Acid

Substrate competition
• Citrus unshiu extract (Tyramine)

Increase degradation
• Linoleic acid
• Nano-liposomal molecule to increase delivery to melanocytes

Competitive inhibitor
• Kojic dipalmitate
• African bearberry (arbutin)
• Mulberry extract (arbutin)
• Liquorice extract
• Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate

Melanosome Transfer inhibitor
• Niacinamide

How it works

How it works

Lightenex® Plus can help you get rid of even the darkest and most resistant hyperpigmentation.

Why use Lightenex® Plus?
Lightenex® Plus cream is designed to help with dark skin tones or dark patches.

Dark skin tones suffer more from:
• Changes in the texture of the skin

• The appearance of small, brown or black bumps
(dermatosis papulosa nigra)

• Hyperpigmentation
(dark marks or discolourations)

• Loss of volume of the skin

Contact Us

7-9 Silverton Rd
Musgrave, Durban
South Africa, 4000
+27 31 824 3635
+27 83 442 5739
+27 31 2013959/66


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