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Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Corrector

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

Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Corrector is rated 3.7 out of 5 by 668.
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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.

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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
 

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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

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 It really works y’all!! I was very skeptical in the beginning being that I’ve tried so many serums before trying the spot corrected only to get lack luster results. Y’all I grabbed a sample from my local store and it was game changing. I would say around one week in many spots on my face noticeably fading. I’m a brown skin make with a serious red undertone so you see the marks. The serum is very light weight, a little tacky, goes on smooth, and have a clinical smell that isn’t too strong. If your thinking about it but can’t make up your mind I would go for it. It really works wonders. Thanks Kiehls!
Date published: 2021-04-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for dark spots This is the product I've been looking for!! Works magically
Date published: 2021-04-12
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Dissatisfied I have been using this product for the past 3 months but no change in my dark spots. Unfortunately I bought the dual pack and wasted so much money on this.
Date published: 2021-04-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from 3 months later & no difference I am sorry, but after three months of nightly use this product has not at all lightened the dark spots of concern to me.
Date published: 2021-04-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Skin lightening products reduce dark spots This product helps to treat dark spots very effectively, brighten the skin and reduce dark spots. This product my sister and I have been using for a long time and are very satisfied with its quality.Kiehl's Clearly Corrective™ Dark Spot Solution
Date published: 2021-04-01
Rated 1 out of 5 by from DIDNT work This product unfortunately didn’t work, along with the clearly corrective brightening and exfoliating daily cleanser and the moisture treatment
Date published: 2021-04-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works Miracle! I’ve been using this product for my dark circle and it always makes it light! So I had a black eye and I decided to put it all around the bruising over night. When I woke up my black eye faded away! It was barely visible . Next day I did the same and now it left! Kiehl's Clearly Corrective™ Dark Spot Solution Kiehl's Clearly Corrective™ Dark Spot Solution
Date published: 2021-03-28
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This product hasn't made a difference I have been using this product for over a year. I have not noticed any difference in my dark spots.
Date published: 2021-03-27
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