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  1. New Member? Introduce Yourself!
    A case of Immediate concern is with my lips. I smoked a lot of cigarettes before I quit 4 years back. Also went on a stint of relapse for few months last year. And I never took care of the lips as much as I tried to do my face. This seems to have left me with way darker lips than I had as a teen...
  2. Skin Lightening
    My dominant side is the right and it lightens a shade more than the left, anyone else? I think it's a shade, how do you judge that? Does anyone know why that would happen? Also, I'm having trouble getting past my original shade. I got rid of my permatan, but my original shade is Halle...
  3. Skin Lightening
    Hi, so I have really stubborn dark spots and use hydroquinone to try to erase it as well as Tretinoin. My cheeks get so red it’s unbelievable. My question is when using such products can I use any sunscreen like the neautrogena spf50 hydro boost water gel. It doesn’t really mention anything...
  4. Skin Lightening
    Hey All. I'm looking to go down a few shades. I'll be documenting my journey in this thread. I'm exfoliating rn. AM FACE •Apply F&W soap lather in and leave on 5-10 min •Apply Vitamin C serum, caffeine under the eyes •Moisturize *Apply sunblock AM BODY •Get in shower lather koji san on...
  5. Skin Lightening
    Does anyone drink coffee or take caffeine pills? I'm wanting to take caffeine to help with exercise performance but I'm worried about the possibility of it interrupting my skin lightening journey. I know putting it on your skin can stain it darker but does it internally do the same thing? Will...
  6. New Member? Introduce Yourself!
    Hie everyone I’m so glad I found this site, I’m really excited. Please help!! I’m a beginner, looking to lighten skin from a deep brown complexion to caramel. I’m currently in my exfoliating phase, using soaps and f&w AHA lotion. I ran out of my K.Brothers Asantee goat milk and tamarind soap so...
  7. Skin Lightening
    Hi guys! Thank you for your attention. I want to share some concerns I have about my severe hyperpigmentation. I am hoping I can get some advice and help on how I can treat this (I will add picture of my case issue):cry: Mainly my hyperpigmentation comes from psorasis (guttate). I am aware...
  8. Skin Lightening
    Been lurking this forum for years so will finally contribute. My body has always been yellow, but my face and hands chocolate brown...so in the past I used G&G to get face to match. Went on holiday last year and got sun burnt.. was so depressed and have tried so many different things to remove...
  9. Skin Lightening
    Hello everyone I’m a long time lurker on the forum. Right now I’m about medium brown tone like Normani (NC47?). My goal is to be a lighter caramel brown. I used to wanna be super light but it’s not realistic. I’ve used nadinola and carowhite but no heavy lightening besides that. I reverted...
  10. Skin Lightening
    I have been looking for a good way to lighten my shade since i used to swim without sun block and i have brown hands and feet (and dark inner thighs)for really long time, and I felt like I'm lost there are too many products out there what to choose? For how long? :rolleyes:
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