This Bare Skin product is very multi-faceted and can bring many benefits to the skin, depending for which purpose it is used. It is ideal to be mixed with Bare Skin Care "A" Serum (retinaldehyde), which can provide fantastic results in skin rejuvenation. The Activator supports the transportation of retinaldehyde deep into the epidermis, and assists the cell turnover and shedding of the damaged epidermal layers, so new and healthy glowing skin can come to the surface. Activator additionally addresses the needs of discolored age spots, hyperpigmentation, or melasma on the skin. It contains a blend of natural skin lighteners, tyrosinase inhibitors, which includes Kojic Acid, L-arbutin and Licorice Root extract. Glycolic Acid Polymer helps to prevent clogged pores and also speeds up the process of cell turnover.