Is the Brightening Trial Set also effective on liver spots?
Several major factors contribute to causing liver spots (i.e. age spots) such as hormone balance but continued exposure to UV rays can also cause them to thicken. Although our care program might take longer than options readily available, we believe it's best for your skin to gradually improve through use of our Brightening Trial Set.
Is the Brightening Trial Set also effective on freckles?
If the freckles are genetic and you feel that's difficult to cover up with cosmetics, we recommend our Brightening Care Program to prevent thicken and spreading.
Can I use Brightening Trial Set products on my body and lips?
The products in our Brightening Trial Set can be use on the hands and body but please avoid using on your lips as it is a mucous membrane which can cause irritation and damage.
About how long will it take to clear up dark spots?
Experiences vary depending on the individual. However, for the best results, it's important to diligently take care. A healthy skin turnover cycle for a person in their 20's is said to take 28 days, but there are also individual and environmental differences. Although it depends on the period of time it takes for your skin to turnover of the skin, we recommend, at least, continuing on our program for 4-6 months.
I've been suffering from dark spots for many years although I've been using sunscreen throughout the years. Why do they increase?
Although dark spots are greatly affected by ultraviolet rays, various other overlapping factors can contribute to their causes such as slowing of turnover due to aging, increase of active oxygen and excessive melanin production of melanocytes. The use of sunscreen is one of the most effective countermeasures for preventing dark spots but in addition, we recommend usage of skincare that maintains the skin's normal condition.
Is there a sign that its starting to clear up that I can notice?
In general, you'll notice that the skin tone gets brighter, glows and natural shine comes out. Even if you don't experience these types of changes, please be assured that continued use of our Brightening Trial Set will encourage the skin process to fight against UV damage because it strives to create an environment within the skin that makes it difficult for the creation of new troubles, leading to a smarter and brighter skin.
How long will it take for it to work on dark spots?
For some, they are experiencing improvement in the skin early during use of our Trial Set, such as brighter skin. With full use of b.glen products, there are many cases where change is felt gradually within a 1 month of use when the skin's turnover was complete, but there are individual differences in the period required for change.
There are several kinds of dark spots that appear on the skin, but are there a certain type of spots that can not be cleared by using Brightening Trial Set?
Among the things called spots, those with a pathological element are particularly dense, such as Nevus of Ota.
Is it safe to use the Brightening Trial Set on my eye area?
You can also use it on delicate areas such as around the eyes, but please use in small amounts in area with sensitive skin and fine skin. Please be careful not to apply directly into the eye when using.
What is the ingredient Q(ARB) / QuSome® Arbutin?
Q(ARB) contained in QuSome White Essence is a unique ingredient of Arbutin that has been ultra micro-encapsulation with our exclusive penetration technology QuSome®. Arbutin is Hydroquinone derivative recognized as a quasi-drug in Japan and is one of most useful ingredients used in whitening skincare products.
I think that spots have become noticeable after having used the Brightening Trial Set.
When you start using b.glen Brightening Trial Set, the tone of the whole face becomes brighter and therefore spots may begin to appear more noticeable temporarily. However after continued use of our Brightening Trial Set gradually these concerning areas should fade. Therefore please continue use the set and observe the changing circumstances.
What can I do to remove the stickiness felt on skin after using the product?
Please try waiting for at least 2 to 3 minutes before applying the next product. The interim allows for the each product to penetrate into the skin thereby losing the stickiness. If it still becomes a concern, please lightly wipe area with tissue.