If you suffer from hyperpigmentation (darkening of the skin) then you are probably looking for any treatment to help lighten up your skin.
If you fit into this situation then you've probably at least heard about hydroquinone.
But is using hydroquinone actually safe to use?
In this article, we are going to explore that very question.
If you want the quick version then here it is:
Hydroquinone is an effective skin lightening but it comes with a lot of risks and there are better options available that don't damage the skin.
So is it safe? Sort of, it depends on how long you use it.
Is it effective? Yes, but there's also more information there as well.
Let's dive in to demystify the topic...