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Alpha Arbutin

Rated 3.8 out of 5
Based on 27 reviews
Alpha Arbutin on white background
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Helps fade dark spots

£9.99 / 30ml

FAQ's Alpha Arbutin

IS THIS SUITABLE FOR DRY SKIN? 

Yes! it has been formulated with Squalene so it is great for drier skin types 


IS THERE ANYTHING TO AVOID WHEN USING THIS? 

Alpha Arbutin can be used with all of our products! 


WILL THIS CAUSE ANY SUN SENSITIVITY? 

No but ensure that you are wearing SPF daily so that you do not hinder the results and to make sure the dark spots do not linger


HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO SEE RESULTS?

Products can take up to six weeks to show full results, due to the time it takes for your skin cells to turnover and the results of any products to reach the surface. Consistency is key, so apply regularly even if you’re not seeing the effects straight away. It can be very tempting to increase use of some products to try and see quicker results, don't overdo it though. More is not necessarily more, and overuse can cause irritation and sensitivity.


WHAT IS HYPERPIGMENTATION?

Hyperpigmentation is simply the over production of melanin by skin cells called melanocytes which creates darker patches on the skin and can occur all over the body including the face

Learn more about Hyperpigmentation, its causes and how to treat in our Hyperpigmentation 101 blog >


WHAT ELSE CAN HELP TREAT AND PREVENT  HYPERPIGMENTATION?

 Ingredients such as Tranexamic Acid and Rosehip Oil are specific to targeting hyperpigmentation by focusing on lifting the specifically darkened areas whilst Vitamin C based products can brighten the overall skin tone. Retinoids/Retinol also have a beneficial impact by speeding up the regeneration of the skin so these patches pass through the surface quicker.   Unprotected sun exposure can cause existing areas of hyperpigmentation to further darken and new areas of hyperpigmentation to form. We’d suggest protecting your skin with a broad spectrum SPF daily to help combat this.


IS THIS PRODUCT VEGAN?

Yes! This product contains no animal derivatives and is now certified by The Vegan Society.


WHAT IS THE PH LEVEL OF THIS PRODUCT?

PH LEVEL: 5.98


LOOKING TO EVEN SKIN TONE?

Glycolic Acid + Alpha Arbutin


LOOKING FOR BRIGHTER SKIN?

Alpha Arbutin + 15% Vitamin C and EGF


LOOKING FOR MORE HYDRATION?

Hyaluronic Acid + Alpha Arbutin

Alpha Arbutin

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A concentrated 2% Alpha Arbutin serum to help reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation and dark spots and keep skin at an optimal hydration level.

Derived from the leaves of the bearberry plant, this non irritating serum helps to brighten the skin and improve overall skin tone. Added Squalane helps to increase skin hydration and smoothness.

When to apply

  • AM
  • PM

Suitable for

  • Everyone

Targets

  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Scarring
  • Uneven skin tone
  • Redness
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average rating 3.8 out of 5
Based on 27 reviews
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Reviewed by Alexis E.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age Range
35 - 44
Skin Type
Combination
Skin Concerns
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Breakouts
  • Acne Scars
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Love love love

It's works fantastic, love the feeling on my skin. I wish i could have a bigger tube

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Reviewed by ethankraft
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I don't recommend this product
Age Range
25 - 34
Skin Type
Combination
Skin Concerns
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Redness
  • Acne Scars
  • Dryness
  • Texture
Rated 1 out of 5
Review posted

weird dark brown color? and crusty?

I've been using the alpha arbutrin consistently for months and its usually an off white/light pink/clear type of color serum, but this last time I received it it was a dark brown color and the lid was a little crusty? It was just strange and such a disappointment. This isn't normal right??

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Hey! Thank you for your review! Alpha Arbutin can often be light brown in colour, and can vary from product to product. However, we'd love to take a look further into this for you! Please do send us an email or live chat 🖤

Reviewed by Glenn B.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age Range
18 - 24
Skin Type
Dry
Skin Concerns
  • Breakouts
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Oiliness
  • Acne Scars
  • Dryness
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Fades darkspots quick

This really faded my dark spots and I've been struggling with acne scars for months. I'm barely even halfway through the bottle.

Yes, the packaging is really bad since it spurts the product out but the trick is to open it upside down and don't squeeze the bottle, a dot of product covers my entire cheek.

If the bottle was a pump this would be 10/10

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Reviewed by Montse Buaki Sogó (.
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I recommend this product
Age Range
35 - 44
Skin Type
Combination
Skin Concerns
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Blackheads
  • Breakouts
  • Plumping
  • Acne Scars
Rated 4 out of 5
Review posted

Awesome

My face improved

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Reviewed by Liesbeth De B.
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I recommend this product
Age Range
25 - 34
Skin Type
Combination
Skin Concerns
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Acne Scars
  • Breakouts
  • Blackheads
  • Texture
Rated 4 out of 5
Review posted

Good!

This product helps with hyperpigmentation and redness with consistent use. The only downside is that the product runs out of the tube when I put it on my shelf. When I open it there is product on the opening and in the cap. The product also spills out too easily. I would prefer that it was in a cylinder container like the other treatments.

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Reviewed by chammybear
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I recommend this product
Age Range
25 - 34
Skin Type
Combination
Skin Concerns
  • Texture
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Acne Scars
  • Breakouts
  • Oiliness
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Lightened up my face!

It's my first time to try an alpha arbutin serum for my breakout post hyperpigmentation. I'm happy I did because with consistent use I definitely saw results! It worked well with the other serums I tried such as hyaluronic acid and niacinamide. It wasn't sticky and didn't feel heavy on my face even when applied with said other serums.

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