Melamix Skin Lightener Cream
Generic Name: hydroquinone
Dosage Form: cream
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Sep 21, 2020.
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Melamix™ contains 4% Hydroquinone, which is used for the treatment of pigmentation problems. It helps to even color tone by inhibiting melanin production.
Indicated for the gradual bleaching of hyperpigmented skin conditions such as chloasma, melasma, freckles, senile lentigines, and other unwanted areas of hyperpigmentation.
Melamix Skin Lightener Cream Dosage and Administration
Apply 2 pumps (1 g) to affected areas twice a day or as directed by a physician. Always use sunscreen protection. (See enclosed package insert for full prescribing information.)
Keep out of reach of children. Contains Sodium Metabisulfite, a sulfite that may cause serious allergic-type reactions including anaphylactic symptoms (e.g. hives, itching), and life threatening or less severe asthmatic episodes in certain susceptible persons. For external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes. Some users may experience a mild skin irritation. If skin irritation becomes severe, stop use and consult a physician. Do not use on children under 12 years of age unless directed by a physician. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away.
This product contains an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin's sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterwards.
Store at controlled room temperature: 15°-30°C (59°-86°F), away from direct sunlight.
Water (Aqua), Cetyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Lauryl Glucoside, Stearyl Alcohol, Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil, Maltodextrin, Phenyl Trimethicone, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Aminopropyl Dihydrogen Phosphate, Beta-Glucan, Sodium Metabisulfite, Glycolic Acid, Brassica Oleracea Italica Extract, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Chlorphenesin, Disodium EDTA, Caprylyl Glycol, Stachys Officinalis Extract, Saponins.
ZO Skin Health, Inc. Irvine, CA 92618
"ZO" is a registered trademark of ZO Skin Health, Inc.
MADE IN USA 080500
PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL 80 g Bottle Carton
BY ZEIN OBAGI, MD
Skin Lightener &
Hydroquinone USP, 4%
Net Wt. 80 g / 2.8 Oz.
|MELAMIX SKIN LIGHTENER AND BLENDING
|Labeler - ZO Skin Health, Inc. (826468527)|
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- Drug class: topical depigmenting agents