Kojic Acid is a lightening agent that inhibits the production of Melanin formation. It helps lighten freckles, age spots, discolorations, acne scars and other pigmentations caused by overexposure to the sun. It also has anti-bacterial properties that fight acne formation.
Other skin conditions that can be addressed by using kojic acid:
- Skin blisters
- Keratosis Pilaris
Papaya contains papain, a natural enzyme that promotes skin renewal and cell turnover. It helps in exfoliating the skin to reveal newer cells, and has restorative properties that soften the skin. Carrots prevent wrinkles, restore the skin’s youthful elasticity and repair sun damage. It also contains moisturizers that make the skin soft and hydrated. Directions: Normal skin: leave it on for 1-3 minutes (first week) then a little longer if your skin can tolerate it. Sensitive/Combination: Leave on for 30 seconds to 1 minute.