Lumacip 2% Cream Description:
Lumacip 2% Cream belongs to the class of medications called as melanin synthesis inhibitors. It bleaches the skin by reducing the accumulation of skin pigment called melanin that causes darkening of the skin.
Lumacip 2% Cream is used in the treatment of hyperpigmentation and melasma (Dark patches on the skin).
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
Is hydroquinone safe/good for skin and face?
Yes. Hydroquinone is safe if used as directed, for the prescribed duration by your doctor. Please limit sun exposures and apply sunscreens or cover the treated area with protective clothing. Even minimal exposure to sun can reverse the bleaching effect of hydroquinone
Is hydroquinone topical a steroid?
No. Hydroquinone does not have a structure or effect similar to steroids
Is hydroquinone banned in India?
No. Hydroquinone is available and is not a banned drug in India
Is hydroquinone carcinogenic/does hydroquinone cause cancer?
Hydroquinone should not be used in excess quantity for long duration, as it is associated with possible carcinogenicity
Is hydroquinone toxic?
No. Hydroquinone is not toxic if used as directed, for the prescribed duration by your doctor. It is available as creams and meant for external use on the skin only
Does hydroquinone lighten/bleach your skin?
Hydroquinone is used to bleach or lighten dark patches o