We love this because you can use it on face and body, for a better glow all around. Take it in the shower and use it morning and night to calm irritated skin and even skin tone.
$38, at pcaskin.com
PCA Pigment Bar
Apply this after your toner and allow a few minutes for it to sink into skin to brighten dark spots and reverse signs of aging. Use it twice a day morning and night for best results. It has an AHA in it, so make sure you use a sunscreen as it may increase your sensitivity to sun exposure.
$88, at sephora.com
Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Alpha Beta® Universal Daily Peel
We love a good peel pad to brighten skin and jumpstart cell turnover. The easy to use pads are chock full of glycolic acid, a gentle exfoliant that smooths, brightens and gives your skin a glow.
$48, at bloomingdales.com
Malin+Goetz Glycolic Acid Pads
The heavyweight of solving issues of hyperpigmentation and uneven skin tone, two pumps daily applied to affected areas will brighten dull skin and even complexion. Cocktail it with a sunscreen because it may make your skin sensitive to sun exposure.
$90, at skinceuticals.com
Skinceuticals Advanced Pigment Corrector
Give this hero product 12 weeks and your skin will be visibly more even. Apply it to clean skin after your toner and before your SPF.
$130, at skinmedica.com
Lytera® Skin Brightening Complex
Using an SPF won't reduce the appearance of dark spots, but it will prevent them from getting darker. We love this formula because it's lightweight, blendable, super hydrating and has light-reflecting properties to give your skin a glow.
$34, at sephora.com
Dr. Jart+ Every Sun Day UV Illuminating Sunscreen SPF 36