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The Skincare Products You Need To Lighten Acne Scars And Pigmentation

Pigmentation, uneven skin tone and acne scars are some of the more common skin issues many people suffer from. The main cause of such woes? Inflammation, skin damage and overexposure to the sun. Here, we pick out the products to help to treat them.

#1: Shiseido White Lucent MicroTargeting Spot Corrector, $155
This intensive anti-spot serum is formulated with its exclusive microtarget and sakuraresist technologies which help diminish the appearance of dark spots and hyperpigmentation. #2: Clinique Even Better Dark Spot Corrector & Optimizer, $105
This combines a clinical-strength serum, to help diminish the appearance of dark spots and blemishes, and a soothing optimizer that keeps skin calm, helping it resist future darkening. #3: Skin Inc Vitamin C Serum, $68
Made with a cocktail of ingredients such as vitamins C, B6 and E, this minimises the appearance of pores, treats acne scarring and controls sebum production. #4: La Roche-Posay Effaclar Duo, $38.90
This contains micronised benzoyl peroxide to visibly reduces all types of acne blemishes and penetrates deep into pores to clear blackheads and whiteheads. #5: Kiehl's Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Solution, $92
This contains white birch and peony extracts to minimise the appearance of dark spots and even out skin discolouration to achieve a radiant complexion.   #6: Fresh Peony Brightening Foam Face Cleanser, $64
This cleanser is specially formulated to help even out skin tone and protect it against environmental pollution to achieve a clearer and more even-looking complexion. #7: M.A.C Lightful C 2-in-1 Tint and Serum with Radiance Booster, $93
This features a serum and a tint which contains the brand’s Lightful Radiance Booster to brighten skin and lighten dark spots. #8: Algenist Genius Ultimate Anti-Aging Vitamin C Serum, $155, Sephora
Formulated with alguronic acid, microalgae oil and vitamin C, this reduces the appearance of wrinkles and boosts radiance for a more even complexion. #9: Caudalie Vinoperfect Radiance Serum Complexion Correcting, $93, Sephora
This oil-free serum improves your overall complexion by boosting radiance and reducing the appearance of existing dark spots and acne marks. #10: Bio-Oil Specialist Skincare, $15.50, Watsons
Besides helping to fade away scars and stretch marks, it also helps to hydrate and improves uneven skin tone. Main image: Like this? Check out the beauty products you need to combat dry skin, writer Sofia Kim’s Korean night-time skincare routine and the skincare products to treat acne-prone complexions.