Tag: Skin-lightening cream

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Skin-Lightening Cream Gave Her Mercury Poisoning, What You Should Watch Out For

December 27, 2019

Via: Forbes

Here’s something that you should not take lightly: skin-lightening creams. Such creams can contain mercury, and the results of smearing mercury on your skin may not be very pretty. In fact, a case report recently published in the Centers for […]


Skin-lightening cream put a woman into a coma. It could happen again.

October 1, 2019

Via: The Medical News

She had been buying face cream through a friend of a friend for 12 years. This time, it was Pond’s “Rejuveness,” a version of the company’s anti-wrinkle cream that is made and sold in Mexico. But someone in the Mexican […]