Glycolic acid cream


  • Brand Name: Demelan
  • API: Glycolic Acid/Arbutin/Kojic Acid Dipalmitate
  • Packaging: 20 gm
  • Manufacturer Name: Glenmark
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Uses of medication: Glycolic acid arbutin cream is used in the treatment of post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, melanosis, melasma, and active acne. The cream reduces the dark spot present on the skin and also helps in reducing the activity of tyrosinase enzyme and Melanin production resulting in brightening and lightening of the skin.

Some of the key benefits caused due to glycolic cream are:

  • Penetrate the skin and reduces acne, hyperpigmentation, wrinkle, and scarring.
  • It is also beneficial in the treatment of photodamaged skin.
  • Prevent hyperpigmentation and melasma.
  • Contain antioxidant properties that enhance skin rejuvenation and whitening.
  • Repair damaged skin cell
  • Moisture the dry skin

Dosage: Apply a thin layer of glycolic cream over the affected area twice or thrice in a day. The result of the cream would be visible after 2 to 3 months. In case of any irritation discontinuity, the cream immediately and consult with your health care professional.

Treatment reactions: Some common side effect of glycolic cream include:

  • Pigmentary changes
  • Irritant contact dermatitis.
  • Burning
  • Erythema
  • Skin peeling
  • Occasional photo-sensitivity

Warnings and precautions:

  • This cream is only recommended for external use.
  • Before using glycolic cream read the label carefully.
  • Keep glycolic acid arbutin cream away from children.
  • The patient should follow the dose recommended by the doctor for effective results.
  • Do not apply glycolic cream near Eyes or mouth.
  • In case of irritation discontinuity, the cream immediately and consult with the doctor.
  • Wear sunscreen or sun protection clothes to avoid sunburn.

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Storage: Glycolic cream should be stored at room temperature. Do not freeze the cream. Avoid placing the tube in direct sunlight or in the moisture.

Alternate Brands: The alternative brand of glycolic cream is:

  • Demelan Cream 20gm (Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd)

Availability in India: The Indian Pharma helps to connect buyers with suppliers who can ship the Glycolic cream worldwide as per the buyer’s requirement. The Indian Pharma offers a guarantee of quality as well as delivery for the ARBUTIN cream.

Buying Procedure: For buying ARBUTIN cream, you just need to contact us at our Toll-free number +91 1800 889 1064 (8130290915) or Email –

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Conclusion: The use of arbutin cream is an effective treatment modality in patients of melasma, hyperpigmentation, melanosis, and active acne.

Commonly Asked Questions

For what purpose glycolic cream is used?

Glycolic cream is used as a whitening agent to reduce pigmentation and treat the dark color discoloration disorder caused due to melasma and hyperpigmentation.

What is the common side effect of cream?

Generally, this cream doesn’t cause any reaction however some side effects include skin irritation, burning, itching, and redness on the skin.

Is Glycolic acid good for skin?

Glycolic acid is a peeling agent that helps to remove pigmentation by reading the outer skin and improving the texture of the skin.