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Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Corrector

All Skin Types, including Sensitive Skin

A dark spot corrector and brightening serum that helps visibly reduce dark spots, hyperpigmentation, and post-acne marks. Paraben-free

Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Corrector is rated 3.7 out of 5 by 678.
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Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Corrector

Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Corrector

A dark spot corrector and brightening serum that helps visibly reduce dark spots, hyperpigmentation, and post-acne marks. Paraben-free

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What It Is

A targeted dark spot corrector that helps even skin tone and boost radiance. Formulated with Activated C (a stabilized form of Vitamin C), buffered Salicylic Acid, and Peony extract, this efficacious brightening serum helps visibly reduce the appearance of a broad array of discolorations including dark spots, hyperpigmentation and post-acne marks. Our dark spot corrector has been tested on all ethnicities and is suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin.*

Paraben-free, mineral oil-free, and dye-free.

After using one bottle of our dark spot corrector:**

  • 97% saw a visible reduction in hyperpigmentation
  • 97% saw a visible reduction in dark spots
  • 87% saw a visible reduction in post-acne marks

*This product was tested on a multi-ethnic panel equally distributed: 25% African American, 25% Asian, 25% Caucasian, 25% Hispanic
**Results based on expert grading in a 12-week clinical test on 104 subjects.

What It’s Good For

  • Clinically proven to reduce hyperpigmentation by -49%, dark spots by -39% and post-acne marks by -27%
  • Dark spot corrector visibly reduces a broad spectrum of dark spots including those caused by age and UV exposure
  • Helps visibly reduce post-acne marks and hyperpigmentation
  • Helps visibly brighten skin over time for a more even and radiant skin tone
  • Dermatologist-tested for safety and gentleness on all skin types, including sensitive
  • Made with recyclable packaging

*Based on a 12-week clinical study of 17 women with all skin types presented with mild to moderate severity of attributes, including post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation.

Key Ingredients

How to Use our Dark Spot Corrector

Did You Know?

A Universal Dark Spot Corrector

Did You Know?

Our dark spot corrector has been tested on all ethnicities and is suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin.*

*This product was tested on a multi-ethnic panel equally distributed: 25% African American, 25% Asian, 25% Caucasian, 25% Hispanic
 

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to Your Frequently Asked Questions

Did You Know?

What Causes Dark Spots?

Did You Know?

Melanin is what gives hair, eyes, and skin their color, and dictates whether areas of your skin may have dark spots, discoloration, or hyperpigmentation. Their appearance may be due to sun damage (sun spots), inflammation (often a result of eczema, psoriasis, or acne), and hormones—sometimes seen in pregnant women. Dark spots and hyperpigmentation are common, and potent formulas like Kiehl’s Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Corrector and brightening serum are an effective way to treat them.

Before and After Using our Dark Spot Corrector

Before and after

Kiehl’s brightening serum and dark spot corrector is incredibly effective, with results showing a brighter, more even skin tone. Consistent application of our serum for dark spots showed improvements in everything from hyperpigmentation to sun spots. Regular use of this dark spot correcting serum is clinically-proven* to help visibly reduce:

  • Dark Spots Color by -39%
  • Hyperpigmentation by -49%
  • Post-Acne Marks by -27%

*Based on a 12-week clinical study of 17 women with all skin types presented with mild to moderate severity of attributes, including post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation.

 

Future Made Better

Future Made Better

True to our founding family’s mission, we strive to improve the quality of the communities we serve by reducing our
environmental impact, formulating responsibly, and supporting charitable causes. This formula is made with:
Responsible Formulation
Responsible Formulation
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product I been using for over a month an clear all my black spots, face looks more clean and clear. I was trying a lot of stuff but this one really works for me.
Date published: 2021-06-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Clearly, it can’t take Clearly, it can’t take away your dark spots, but ot amelioreates them. I used it on a very dark spot and it has become lighter. I wasn’t expecting a miracle.
Date published: 2021-06-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from It takes time but it works Had to use an entire bottle before seeing results. the results are slow but my spots are noticeably lighter. Sadly I expect I will have to use 3-4 bottles before they are as light as I would like them to be and the product is expensive. But if it works and I am happier, it was worth it
Date published: 2021-05-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I order from Sephora, I order from Sephora, it smells delightful, and it’s the lightest of oil treatments I’ve used to date. It’s a great option if you’re wanting to add some activated c, birch and peony to your routine. It’s quite lovely. The moisture cream (gel) is a great compliment also!
Date published: 2021-05-24
Rated 3 out of 5 by from This oil was ok! This oil was ok! Has a light smell that’s not too overwhelming, but I did not see a difference after using this product! For the money it just felt like another oil!
Date published: 2021-05-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Holy grail Pictures are about 5 months apart. Had super bad scaring and this had been the best product, makes you skin soft too.
Date published: 2021-05-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The production is working my skin is peeling off. Is that what it supposed to do to your skin
Date published: 2021-05-06
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Disappointed I bought this at Costco and I’m so dissatisfied. I used it twice a day for 16 weeks and seen no difference. I took a before pic and nothing has changed. I’m so embarrassed to upload it. I wish I could say great things, as I was looking forward to seeing results.
Date published: 2021-05-05
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