WHAT IS TRILUMA RD CREAM WITH HYDROQUINONE 2%, TRETINOIN 0.025%, FLUOCINOLONE 0.01%
Tri-Luma RD cream with Hydroquinone 2%/Tretinoin 0.025%/Fluocinilone Acetonide 0.01% active ingredients is designed for topical treatment of dark, black and brown spots, skin hyperpigmentation conditions, melasma and freckles. TriLuma RD cream made by reputable Galderma manufacturer, twice weaker from original Tri-Luma cream but still very effective for sensitive skin. Not recommended to use Tri Luma RD cream longer than 4 months in a row. Tri Luma RD should always be used in accordance with the instructions of your dermatologist. Tri Luma RD cream contains combination of three active agents:
- Hydroquinone 2% – skin depigmenting agent flawlessly blocks the melanin, and evens skin tone;
- Tretinoin 0.025% – synthetic vitamin A, it renews the skin;
- Fluocinolone acetonide 0.01% – anti-inflammatory agent, helps to heal the skin, reducing the inflammation.
- Other ingredients: butylated hydroxytoluene, cetyl alcohol, citric acid, glycerin, glyceryl stearate, magnesium aluminum silicate, methyl gluceth-10, methylparaben, PEG-100 stearate, propylparaben, purified water, sodium metabisulfite, stearic acid, and stearyl alcohol.
HOW DOES TRILUMA RD CREAM WORK
Tri-Luma RD cream provides fast results for skin hyperpigmentation treatment even after first 6-8 weeks of application, approved by FDA and contains with 3 active ingredients. The term hyperpigmentation refers to the dark, discolored patches of skin that occur when melanin is overproduced. Reasons for this overproduction include sun exposure, skin damage, hormones and certain medications. The condition is typically harmless, though its appearance on prominent areas of the body, such as the face, can affect your self-esteem. Fortunately, there are several over-the-counter fade creams intended for home use. At-home creams and lotions lighten dark spots over time and offer a less-expensive, less-invasive alternative to professional treatments. Consult a professional to determine one that is suitable for you.
Tri Luma RD cream works by decreasing melanin production in skin cells – melanocytes with the help of hydroquinone 2% salts, tretinoin 0.025% component helps to shred and pill an older and darker skin parts, fluocinolone acetonide 0.01% protects skin from inflammations.
HOW TO USE TRILUMA RD HYDROQUINONE 2%, TRETINOIN 0.025%, FLUOCINOLONE 0.01% CREAM
Wash your face with soap and lukewarm water, then pat dry. Refrain from using harsh cleansers, as these can dry out and irritate the skin.
Apply the TriLuma RD cream to the treatment area. Rub it in well, making sure that the medication stays within the patches of discoloration. Hydroquinone 2% is a bleaching agent that works by preventing melanin production. It affects both abnormally and normally pigmented skin; therefore, application outside of the intended treatment area can result in spots of lighter-than-average pigmentation.
Wash your hands to remove any remaining TriLuma RD cream. Recommended using the treatment once a day, at least 30 minutes before bedtime. During the day, wear a broad-spectrum SPF 15 sunscreen or moisturizer to prevent hyperpigmented areas from further darkening.
CONTRAINDICATIONS WHEN USING TRILUMA RD CREAM
Tri Luma RD should always be used in accordance with the instructions of your dermatologist. Pregnancy and lactation, acute inflammation (including eczema) lesions of the skin (dermatitis, seborrhea, and others), rosacea, skin lesions (wounds, burns, etc), photosensitivity, diseases of the rectum, of liver or kidney, Addison’s disease, asthma, allergic to sulfites, or to any of the components of the cream, hypersensitivity to any component of the cream (discontinue use and consult a dermatologist if you have any of these symptoms of an allergic reaction: hives, difficulty breathing, swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat).
Side effects: redness, peeling, burning, dryness and itching at the site of application. Discontinue use and notify your dermatologist if you have any of the following side effects: darkening of the treated skin, strong irritation of the skin, the formation of bubbles, dribbling, scaling or crusting, painful burning or swelling of the skin, any type of breathing problems, irritation of your eyes, nose or mouth.