The good news is that many of these products work! There are products on the market that help dark skin and there are products that work for light skin. Here is the list of some of the best products for lightening: Lightening creams/moisturizers Lightening serum Lightening lotion Lightening cream/moisturizer Lightening exfoliator Skin lightening serum/cream Skin lightening cream/moisturizer Moisturizers, moisturizers, cleansers, masks, and body lotions (not just products for lightening) Lightening lip balm Lightening moisturizer Lightening face moisturizer Lightening eye moisturizer Lightening hair spray Lightening moisturizer, moisturizer, and exfoliant Body lotion Lightening hair product Lightening cream and lotion Lightening shampoo Lightening face wash Lightening face toner, toner, and serum Lightening cream, lotion, and lotion Skin lightening treatment (not just lotions for lightening) These are some of the most popular products, and the products are often very expensive. It is easy to be disappointed by a product that you bought when you could be spending your money on a great product that is more effective than these. There are some products that you can get for around $10-$20 that work just as well. You should really try these products and see how they work for your skin. It doesn't hurt to read reviews, and you will be surprised at how helpful they are.