Eukroma cream 4%, as the name suggests, has 4% hydroquinone in it. It is an effective topical ointment used for the treatment of melasma, hyperpigmentation, freckles and age spots on the skin that appear due to exposure in sun, changes in hormones, ageing, etc.
How to Apply Eukroma Cream?
Use this medicine as per directed by your doctor or instructed on the label. Clean and dry the affected area of the skin before applying the cream. Wash your hands thoroughly after applying.
Benefits of Eukroma Hydroquinone 4% Cream
Hydroquinone 4% is a means to slowly bleach your skin by inhibiting an enzyme called tyrosinase which is vital in the creation of a pigment called melanin. It plays an important part in absorbing UV radiation to protect you from the harmful UV rays.
You will see the results in up to 2-3 weeks. Make sure you stay hydrated. Use a good quality of sunscreen with a minimum of SPF 30 before you step out. See the Eukroma before and after effects and you will be amazed to see the results.
Different medicines act differently from person to person. You should always check with your doctor for all possible interactions before starting any medicine.
Follow all the instructions as mentioned on the label or package insert or as per instructed by the doctor. It is usually applied to the affected area twice a day, preferably in the mornings and the evenings. Avoid any contact with eyes, mouth, nose or broken skin, etc.
For special people
This medicine is not at all recommended to use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary and the benefits outrank the risks involved. Then too, consider consulting your doctor before taking medications.
The breastfeeding women should avoid taking this medicine or the infant should not come into contact with the medicine that has applied to the mother’s skin.
This medicine is not recommended to be used by children below 12 years.
Advised to take a sensitivity test due to the possibility of allergic reaction before starting the regular use of this medicine.
It is recommended to minimize sun exposure after applying this cream. Take precautionary measures and use protective clothes before stepping outside.
If you get the desired results within 3-4 months, stop using Eukroma cream and move towards herbal skin lightening products like Kojic acid cream as it helps to maintain the lighten skin that you have achieved through Eukroma cream
Side Effects of Eukroma Cream
You might experience mild to major side-effects of using this medication which can be as follows: –
- Dry Skin
- Skin Burn
- Itchy and dry skin
- Peeling of skin
- Swelling of skin on the affected area
- Burning or stinging sensation on the site of application.