I am using this product for darkness under my eyes. is this safe?
10 Sep 2009
In most cases, lightening of skin should be seen after 4 weeks of treatment. Sometimes it may take longer to see any change but if no bleaching effect is seen after 3 months of treatment, you should stop using hydroquinone.
Side effects may include mild burning, stinging, itching, redness, or irritation of treated skin.
For more information on hydroquinone see: http://www.drugs.com/mtm/hydroquinone-topical.html
- Hydroquinone Information for Consumers
- Hydroquinone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Hydroquinone (detailed)
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