LIGHT THE WAY is your answer to achieving an even and flawless complexion. This innovative product is the first in its class to effectively dispense the powerful combination of 2% Hydroquinone and .1% Retinol in an airless dual chamber for dramatic results along with convenience for you.
This formula is meant for aging skin, especially if you have already started the signs of aging by experiencing brown patches or other pigmentation on your skin. The effective formula in LIGHT THE WAY enables it to help the unsightly patches to begin to fade while exfoliating pigment that has already been affected. In addition, this formula helps to reduce the appearance of other signs of aging including fine lines and wrinkles, giving aging skin an all-around product to meet all of its needs.
Intended for mild to moderate hyperpigmentation. Use white chamber AM/PM, use red chamber PM, or as directed by a physician.
STEP 1: Apply Side 1 Hydroquinone first. Allow to dry.
STEP 2: Follow with Side 2 Retinol PM only.
CAUTION: For sensitive skin, use product every third night working up to nightly use. If irritation warrants, use the product less frequently or discontinue altogether.
|key ingredients||function||inci name|
|2% Hydroquinone (Active Ingredient)||FDA approved OTC; strong inhibitor of melanin production.||Hydroquinone|
|myR2X™ Enhanced Retinol Complex||Aids by allowing the up-regulation of critical proteins necessary for Retinol transport and metabolism with minimal irritation.||Retinol, Glyceryl Diretinoate, Retinyl Palmitate|
|mySBP-189™||Exclusive Smart Biomimetic Peptide specifically influences the genes to produce the enzyme (Retinal Dehydrogenase) responsible for the conversion of Retinyl Palmitate, Retinol and other Retinoids into Retinoic Acid. This helps reset the body's process of keratinization which typically becomes less and less efficient with age.||Myristoyl Nonapeptide-3|
|Actiwhite®||New, proven and safe complex that offers a high capacity to decrease melanogenesis. *Actiwhite is a registered trademark of Cognis Corp.||Pisum Sativum (Pea) Extract|
CHAMBER 1: Active Ingredient: 2% Hydroquinone Other Ingredients: Water, Hexyl Laurate, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Cetyl Alcohol, Caprylic/Capric triglyceride, Stearic Acid, Butyrospermun Parkii (Shea Butter), Glycerin, Ceteth-2, Behenyl Alcohol, Hydroxypropyl Starch Phosphate, Xanthan Gum, Potassium Hydroxide, Sodium Sulfite, Fragrance, Caprylyl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Citric Acid, Sodium Metabisulfite.
CHAMBER 2: Water, Glycerin, Glyceryl Stearate SE, C 12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Dimethicone, Cetyl Alcohol, Butylene glycol, Sucrose Dilaurate, Retinol, Glyceryl Diretinoate, Retinyl Palmitate, Myristoyl Nonapeptide-3, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Caffeine, Undecylenoyl Phenylalanine, Pisumsativum (Pea) Extract, Tocopheryl Acetate, Allantoin, Panthenol, Safflower Acids, Cocoglycerides, Safflower Glycerides, Lysolecithin, Acetyl Carboxymethyl Cocoyl Glycine, Polysorbate 20, Cetearyl Alcohol, Ceteareth-20, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Xanthan Gum, Citric Acid, , Polyglyceryl-10 Laurate, Polysorbate 80, Dimethylmethoxy Chromanyl Palmitate, Steareth-21, Steareth-20, Cetyl Dimethicone, Disodium EDTA, BHT, Tromethamine, Caprylyl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance.
Q: How and where do I apply this product?
A: Apply as directed by your physician. It is recommended that patient apply Hydoquinone side (chamber 1) first, then apply retinol side (chamber 2) after. Visible results may take 6 – 8 weeks.
Q: What skin type is this product best for?
A: LIGHT THE WAY is formulated for the AGING skin type, particularly patients with mild to moderate hyperpigmentation. It may also be recommended as an ON CALL product for the ACNE skin type to treat post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH) as recommended by your skincare professional.
Q: When should I use this product in my daily skincare program?
A: LIGHT THE WAY is a mytreatment STEP 2 ON CALL product for REVERSE IT Anti-Aging + Maintenance Essentials. It may be used morning and night or as directed by your skincare professional. Always follow with mySPF PROTECT & SERVE to prevent further hyperpigmentation formation
Q: How long should I use this product?
A: Regular applications of LIGHT THE WAY help improve skin texture and lighten dark spots. Use LIGHT THE WAY as directed by your skincare professional.
Q: What is unique about this product?
A: LIGHT THE WAY effectively combines paraben-free 2% Hydroquinone with .1% Retinol to gradually fade brown patches and improve overall skin tone. Hydroquinone helps shut down pigment formation while Retinol expedites the exfoliation process to help eliminate pigment already pooled in the epidermis, or the skin’s outer layer.
Added Plant Stem Cells, mySBPs and hydrators also help minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, making LIGHT THE WAY a multi-purpose must-have treatment to greatly improve the appearance of photodamaged skin.
Q: Are there any contraindications or safety concerns with this product?
A: This product contains Retinol and Hydroquinone. Retinol and Hydroquinone are contraindicated during pregnancy and lactation. This product contains sodium metabisulfite, a sulfite that may cause serious allergic type reactions, (e.g., hives, itching, wheezing, anaphylaxis, severe asthma attacks) in certain susceptible persons.