Melasma. The most common melasma therapies include 2% hydroquinone (hq) creams like the over-the-counter products esoterica and porcelana and prescription 4% creams like obagi clear, glyquin, tri-luma, and solaquin. Products with hq concentrations above 2% generally require a prescription. Clinical studies show that creams containing 2% hq can be very effective in lightening the skin and less irritating th.
Best cheap options. 1. Get a daily moisturizer with high spf in the 50 range, something like neutrogena healthy defense is s good choice 2. Use a bleaching cream with hydroquinone like ambi both of these are about $10.