Is Carotone a bleaching cream? Review
Is Carotone a bleaching cream? This was exactly my query too when I first came across this cream. I know you wouldn’t mind reading my experience with the popular carotone cream. So, here it is!
My Personal Experience with Carotone Cream
My first experience was when I was looking for a cream that’ll gentle maintain my skin color and I don’t want to ever make the mistake of using a failed product. I can’t even recall who advised me to use carotone but some did actually. After then I asked around if it was good but most people said something else and it seems as if it was only her it worked for. Anyway, I did nothing but kept my money for other stuff.
So, fast forward to 7 months after!
It happens that my cream finish two days after my cousin came for vacation at our house. I was so broke that I was left with no choice but to use his cream. Surprisingly, he brought out a new carotone cream he just bought while coming to our place.
Things are getting interesting as my cousin is chocolate while I’m light. So, we could just test this out and see how it works, I asked my brother who is dark to also join us. We decided to try the cream at the same time and compare the result.
The 3 of us used this cream consistently with the soap and face cream for over a month and this is what happened!
The first two weeks went, I couldn’t see any changes for else it was just moisturizing my body and smoothening my skin, nothing more or less. I didn’t experience side effects nor did it lighten my skin in any way different.
As for my cousin who is chocolate skin; carotone toned her skin and gave her a creamy glowing caramel skin tone. His skin was very shiny, luminous, flawless and looked beautiful.
But for my brother who is dark in complexion; carotone cream seriously lightened her skin unevenly. I regrated I asked him to join because; 1. He doesn’t like creams he prefers using petroleum jelly. 2. Carotone gave him eczema on his chin and some part of the face.
Oh! Less I forgot yes the cream did give me dark knuckles too.
So, if you want to brighten up your complexion and tone your skin gradually, you can try carotone. It’s not suitable for dark skin as it lightens them and makes it look like they are bleaching their body. It is not bad for a chocolate skinned person as it comes with extra glowing.
Throughout my usage of carotone I did not see carotone as a potent cream as most people claims. Although I accept the fact that you shouldn’t use it and go around walking under the sun, even some of these natural soaps does that too.
Carotone Cream Ingredients:
Hydroquinone 2%, Carrot Oil, Glycerin, Mineral Oil, Allantoin, Lecithin, Stearic Acid, Petrolatum, Lanolin, Cetyl Stearyl Alcohol, Methyl Paraben, Isopropyl Myristate, Propyl Paraben, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Sulfite, Ascorbic Acid, Kojic Acid, Citric Acid, Alpha-Hydroxyl Acid (AHA), Cholesterol, Vitamin E, Vitamin A, BHT, Collagen, Water and Fragrance.
Carotone Cream Side Effects
Based on the review we made it gave me dark knuckles while my brother had eczema. Although some claim it them pimples, sunburns, green veins but rather it even treats my own pimples.
Does Carotone Lotion Contain Hydroquinone?
Caro tone doesn’t contain hydroquinone.
Is Carotone Lotion a Bleaching Cream?
Yes, it is a bleaching cream.
How Good Is Carotone Lotion?
Carotone is a good cream that intensely lightens your skin and reduces the appearance of hyperpigmentation, freckles and blemishes.
How To Use Carotone Cream:
Press the bottom of the tube to force the cream out of it. Rub the cream on both palms till it is evenly dispersed and rub on the affected part. If applying on the face you should apply evenly all over the face to give a uniform complexion.
How To Know Original Carotone Cream:
The original carotone lotion has both English and French written on the back of the container while the fake one only has English written on it.
Carotone Cream Price In Nigeria
The small size carotone costs N750, the medium size is N1000 and the big size goes for N1500.
Where To Buy Carotone Cream?
You can get the original carotone cream from any cosmetic store or online shops such as ours.
Carotone is specially formulated to lighten up your skin complexion in a short period of time. It has sun protection and smoothens, softens, tones and brightens up your skin fast. It intensely lightens your skin and reduces the appearance of hyperpigmentation, freckles and blemishes. It also replenishes your body and stimulates skin regeneration and cell turnover.
Here is something you’ll also like to see- Carotone dark spot remover!
Carotone Black Spot Corrector Cream (BSC) is the bomb when it comes to getting rid of dark spots, blemishes, melasma, sunburns, freckles, white patches, blackheads and all discolouration. Just like its body cream it also clears pigmentation, softens, smoothens lightens and brightens your skin. It is formulated with very powerful ingredients that nourish, refresh and moisturise your body.
And Yes, carotone face cream lightens your skin and clears dark spots from the face and other parts of your body. It is very good for fair people but is not recommended for dark and chocolate skin.
Carotone Black Spot Corrector Ingredients
Mineral Oil, Carrot Oil, Lanolin, Collagen, Petrolatum, Stearic Acid, Citric Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Kojic Acid, Glycerin, Vitamin E, Vitamin A, Cholesterol, Allantoin, Lecithin, Cetyl Stearyl Alcohol, Isopropyl Myristate, BHT, Methyl Paraben, Propyl Paraben, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Sulfite, Alpha-Hydroxyl Acid (AHA), Hydroquinone (2%), Water and Fragrance.
Carotone black spot corrector side effects
Personally, I haven’t used this so I can’t say if it has any side effects.
Benefits Of Carotone Black Spot Corrector
As its name implies it clears dark spots and lightens the skin. Meanwhile, it has some other functions such as clearing sunburns, freckles, blemishes and pimples scars
Is Carotone dark spot corrector a bleaching cream?
Yes, it is a bleaching cream.
Does Carotone Face Cream Contain hydroquinone?
Yes, it contains hydroquinone 2%.
Does Carotone dark Spot Corrector Remove Pimples?
Yes, carotone dark spot corrector clears pimples from the skin.
How Good Is Carotone dark spot corrector?
Caro tone dark spot corrector is very good on the face
How To Use Carotone Face Cream
Put some of the creams on your palm and rub the cream on both palms till it is evenly dispersed and rub on the affected part. If applying on the face you should apply evenly all over the face to give a uniform complexion.
Carotone Face Cream Price in Nigeria
It cost N500 in markets and cosmetics shops.