Dark spots are a concern for many many women around the world. Even though they pose no harm to us, they may impact our self-esteem. That is why so many people search for ways to remove and prevent dark spots.

Dark spots are hyperpigmentation spots that result from the excessive production and accumulation of melanin on the epidermis. Hyperpigmentation spots can be due to sun exposure, hormonal changes, skin injury, or skin inflammation. However the main cause is sun exposure, so wearing sunscreen is absolutely essential.

As for any other skincare issue, in dark spots, consistency is also the key. This means that you have to commit to using the product you should exactly as instructed and for a period of at least 3 months, in order to see some results.

As this is such an important theme in skincare, brands are constantly innovating in the search for new and more effective solutions. As so, today we bring you some of the new products that have been released.

La Roche-Posay Pure Niacinamide 10 Serum

Key benefits: reduces dark spots and unifies the skin tone

Main components: 10% pure niacinamide, phe-resorcinol, hepes and hyaluronic acid

La Roche-Posay Pure Niacinamide 10 Serum is a dark spot serum that reduces the visibility of dark spots on the skin. With visible efficacy from the first week of use, this serum evens the skin tone and reduces dark spots and marks on the skin. Plus, it is suitable for all skin types and non-comedogenic.

Bioderma Photoderm Spot-Age Sunscreen Gel-Cream SPF 50+

Key benefits: very high sun protection, antioxidant protection and prevents the appearance of dark spots

Main components: Sun active defense, vitamin E, vitamin C, Centella asiatica

Eucerin Anti-Pigmscreen Gel-Cream SPF 50+ is a sunscreen with very high broad-spectrum protection against UVA/UVB, high energy visible light, infrared, and pollution. This Bioderma sunscreen already existed, however it was reformulated and has also new packaging. Furthermore, it provides 8 hours of hydration and anti-dark spot action, unifying the skin tone. Plus, this product also prevents the appearance of dark spots due to its antioxidant action.

If you would like to know more about sunscreens for dark spots, check our previous article here.

Caudalie Vinoperfect Radiance Serum Complexion Correcting

Key benefits: attenuates all kinds of dark spots, returns luminosity

Main components: viniferine and olive squalene

Caudalie Vinoperfect Radiance Serum Complexion Correcting is a dark spots serum that was recently reformulated. Since this is a cult product, a reformulation is a major news! With a fluid and non-oily texture, this product attenuates all kinds of hyperpigmentation spots, caused by the sun, acne, melasma, or aging. The serum leaves the skin luminous and even. Formulated with viniferine, it reduces by 63% the tone of dark spots, making them less visible.