All skin types
Brightens skin with 3 products working in synergy
Lytera? Skin Brightening Complex is formulated without hydroquinone to diminish the appearance of dark spots and even skin tone, with results as early as 4 weeks
Retinol Complex helps exfoliate and reduce visible signs of aging
AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser helps reveal fresh skin to boost the brightening power of Lytera?
AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser (177.44 mL/6 Fl. Oz.), Lytera? Skin Brightening Complex (60 mL/2 Fl. Oz.), Retinol Complex 1.0 (29.6 mL/1 Fl. Oz.), and a free travel/trial size product.
HOW TO APPLY
Apply AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser 2 to 3 days a week, or as tolerated, as the first product in your skin care routine. Apply Lytera? Skin Brightening Complex in the morning and evening, after cleansing. Apply Retinol Complex in the evening, as the last step before applying moisturizer. If you have never used a retinol product before, begin by limiting use to twice a week, gradually increasing frequency to every other night and then every night, as tolerated.
IMPORTANT! SUNSCREEN IS REQUIRED TO OPTIMIZE AND MAINTAIN THE RESULTS OF USING THE LYTERA? SKIN BRIGHTENING SYSTEM.
CAUTION: Do not use Lytera? or Retinol Complex if you are pregnant, lactating, or planning to become pregnant.
SUNBURN ALERT: AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser contains an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase the skin’s sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Patients should use a sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product (or this system) and for a week following.
View Ingredients for Lytera? Skin Brightening Complex
View Ingredients for Retinol Complex 1.0
View Ingredients for AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser
Q: What skin type is appropriate for using the Lytera? Skin Brightening System?
A: The Lytera? Skin Brightening System is appropriate for all skin types. It is ideal for skin types that have been preconditioned with a retinol product. If you have not used a retinol product before, begin by limiting use to twice a week, gradually increasing frequency to every other night and then every night, as tolerated.
Q: What other SkinMedica? products can I use to complement the Lytera? Skin Brightening System?
A: Sunscreen is required to optimize and maintain the results of using the Lytera? Skin Brightening System. We recommend TOTAL DEFENSE + REPAIR Broad Spectrum Sunscreens (SPF 34, SPF 34 Tinted, or SPF 50+), Environmental Defense Sunscreen? SPF 50+ with UV ProPlex?, Daily Physical Defense? Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30+, or TNS Ultimate Daily Moisturizer? SPF 20 Sunscreen. Apply sunscreen after Lytera? Skin Brightening Complex in the morning.
Additionally, to maximize results, we recommend using TNS Essential Serum? in the morning and evening, and a SkinMedica? moisturizer in the evening, after applying Retinol Complex. Talk to your doctor or skin care specialist about what products are best for you.
Q: What are common side effects?
A: The most common side effects with the Lytera? Skin Brightening System include mild to moderate redness, peeling, and irritation.
Q: Can patients with sensitive skin use the Lytera? Skin Brightening System?
A: Please speak with your doctor or skin care specialist for optimal guidance.
Q: Can I use the Lytera? Skin Brightening System if I’m pregnant?
A: You should not use the Lytera? Skin Brightening System if you are pregnant, lactating, or planning to become pregnant.
Q: Can I use the Lytera? Skin Brightening System during the summer?
A: The Lytera? Skin Brightening System can be used throughout the year. Regardless of the season, daily sun protection with SPF 20 or higher is essential when using the LYTERA? Skin Brightening System.