MELANOX CREAM 2%/4% HYDROQUINONE COMPOSITION
MELANOX® FORTE containing hydroquinone USP 4% or 2% in vanishing cream base containing AHA (Glycolic Acid). The mechanism of action of hydroquinone component is the following. Hydroquinone inhibits enzymatic oxidation of tyrosine into 3- (3, 4-dihydroxyphenyl) alanine (dopa) and suppresses melanocyte metabolic processes.
INDICATION FOR MELANOX CREAM 2%/4% HYDROQUINONE
Topical application for hyperpigmentation treatment, including freckles, melasma, because of possible melanine occurrence as the consequence of aging, post inflammation, anti-pregnancy pill consumption. Hyperpigmentation usually develops because of sunrays.
Patients with excessive sensitiveness history to hydroquinone or one of cream base components. Do not use longer than 3-4 months in a row, always consult with the dermatologist and use the Melanox Forte Hydroquinone 2%/4% Cream under strict medical supervision.
HOW TO USE MELANOX CREAM WITH 2%/4% HYDROQUINONE
MELANOX Forte Cream should be applied with very small portions and exclusively on the intended whitened skin. Use MELANOX Forte Cream only at night before sleep, after skin cleaning with cream/cleanser lotion first. Apply sunblock cream at noon as sunray will eliminate this product efficacy. Generally, the dark skin color will whiten within the next 2-week treatment. Continuous treatment may require 2 – 4 months to get better results. Upon the achievement of the intended whitening level, only apply this product as necessary to maintain its result.
- Avoid eyes contact. Keep out of reach of children under 14 years old. Should not be used by pregnant and lactating mother.
- Apply continuously sunblock cream every day in the morning/noon to avoid the whitened skin turn to black.
- Side effects: skin irritation. Stop this cream usage, in case of redness, or itchiness within 24 hours following the treatment.