Skinuva™ Brite FAQ

Skinuva™ Brite FAQ

What are the ingredients?

Skinuva™ Brite contains a proprietary set of ingredients, including selective Growth Factors and other ingredients that been shown to improve the appearance of hyperpigmentation through peer-reviewed medical literature.

Each ingredient has been shown to be backed by medical literature to improve hyperpigmentation

  • Selective Growth Factors: including Epidermal Growth Factor and others that have been shown to help reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation.
  • Acid: heavily backed by data, it helps minimize the appearance and recurrence of discoloration and stubborn brown patches with continued use. Shown to be as effective as hydroquinone..
  • Niacinamide (Vitamin B3): a water-soluble vitamin that has been shown to help reduce the appearance of skin discoloration. Shown to be nearly as effective as hydroquinone.
  • Vitamin C: powerful antioxidant and also prevents melanin production.
  • Arbutin: found in bearberry plants and reduces hyperpigmentation.
INGREDIENTS: Water/Aqua/Eau, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Isononyl Isononanoate, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Niacinamide, Arbutin, Tranexamic Acid, Silica, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Ceteareth-20, Polysorbate 60, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Xylitylglucoside, Anhydroxylitol, Xylitol, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891) , Citric Acid, rh-polypeptide-22, sh-oligopeptide-1, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil, Citrus Tangerina (Tangerine) Peel Oil.
Does Skinuva™ Brite have SPF?

We have not included sunscreen/SPF in our formula. However, SPF can be applied on top of Skinuva™ Brite. We have specifically formulated a brightening cream that allows the user to safely apply sunblock on top of Skinuva™ Brite.

Are growth factors safe?

We use medical grade synthetic growth factors that are made in a sterile fashion in a laboratory. Our growth factors are not human, stem-cell, or plant derived. There is adequate peer-reviewed medical literature evidence to support the safety and efficacy of growth factors in treating skin conditions and anti-aging. Growth factors have been routinely included in many high-end skin care lines over the past 15 years, with no issues of long term complications or adverse reactions.

Was any animal testing done in developing and testing Skinuva™ Brite?

We did not perform animal testing in our clinical development and testing stages of Skinuva™ Brite. Skinuva™ Brite is 100% cruelty-free.

What makes Skinuva™ Scar so unique as a scar cream?

Skinuva™ Brite is a revolutionary product tailored to improve hyperpigmentation, and it is a NON-HYDROQUINONE product, so it is safe and effective for long term, daily use. There has been a recent consumer demand for safe and effective products that are non-hydroquinone, and Skinuva™ Brite's ingredients have been hand-picked from medical literature and our clinical data to give our consumers the most advanced and effective product for hyperpigmentation while being safe for long term, daily use. Skinuva™ Brite has been dermatologic tested, safe to use around the eyes, it does not include any retinol, silicone, parabens, or dyes.

How often do I apply Skinuva™ Brite?

In order to see optimal results, Skinuva™ Brite is to be applied twice a day. Results may be seen as early as 30 days, but for best results, long term use is recommended. Results may vary depending on severity of hyperpigmentation.

What are types of hyperpigmentation that Skinuva™ Brite can improve?

Our studies have shown that Skinuva™ Brite has helped improve various types of hyperpigmentation on the face and body including melasma, post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, sun spots, and under eye hyperpigmentation.

How do I order Skinuva™ Brite?

If you are a doctor looking to order Skinuva™ Brite, please visit the “Physicians" page at the top of our page, or email orders@skinuva.com. If you are a patient, Skinuva™ Brite is sold directly to physicians. To find a physician that sells Skinuva™ Brite, please visit our “Consumers" page.

Is Skinuva™ Brite a serum or a moisturizer?

Skinuva™ Brite has been formulated and prepared as a moisturizer. It does not dry your skin out after use. A cleanser can be used prior to its application if desired. Sunscreen can be applied on top of Skinuva™ Brite . You could apply your other skin care products on top of Skinuva™ Brite if desired, but not necessary.

Can I apply makeup on top of Skinuva™ Brite?

Yes, Skinuva™ Brite has been formulated and prepared as a moisturizer, and makeup can be applied on top after its application.

Can be used in children, pregnant women, and/or women who are breastfeeding?

Skinuva™ Brite does not include ingredients known to be potentially harmful to children, babies, or pregnant or nursing women when the product is used as directed. The available literature and data on the component compounds present in the formulation of Skinuva™ Brite reveal no concerns for its intended and labeled use – short term application to unbroken skin as a cosmetic. While no testing has been performed on children, pregnant or breast-feeding women with the formulation itself, it should be safe for use by these potential users.