Hydroquinone and Mercury Warning

Hydroquinone and Mercury are naturally occurring substances that are used in some skin lighteners and brighteners. Both substances have been found to cause cancer in lab animals and we strongly suggest you avoid using products that contain them.

Hydroquinone is a strong substance more commonly found in low grade brighteners. Mercury is also found in alot of brighteners in the far east. Always check the ingredient list of the brightener you choose before purchase to make sure there are no harmful substances.

You can read our reviews of the best skin lighteners and brighteners here.