Esoterica (medication)

Esoterica is an over-the-counter topical ointment applied to the skin for the purpose of lightening freckles, age spots, chloasma, melasma, and other skin discolorations due to a benign localized increase in the production of melanin. Esoterica may have other appropriate medical uses as determined by a physician.

Active and inactive ingredients

The active ingredients of Esoterica are:
* Hydroquinone (2.0%), Octyl Dimethyl PABA (3.3%), and Benzophenone 3 (2.5%);

The inactive ingredients are:
* Water, Glyceryl Monostearate, Isopropyl Palmitate, Ceresin, Light Mineral Oil, PEG 6 32 Stearate, Poloxamer 188, Propylene Glycol, Stearyl Alcohol, Steareth 20, Laureth 23, Allantoin Ascorbate, Sodium Bisulfite, Steareth 10, Dimethicone, Fragrance, Methylparaben, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Propylparaben, Trisodium EDTA, and BHA.

ee also

*Skin whitening

External links

* [ Esoterica described at]
* [ Esoterica cream described at]
* [ Active and inactive ingredients listed at]

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