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Hydroquinone Cream 4% for Melasma & Dark Spots

$ 30 for a 1-month supply
4.8 | 26489 reviews

Why Nurx?

  • Free, fast shipping with automatic refills for items fulfilled by our pharmacy. Easily pause or cancel anytime.
  • Clinically-recommended medications & affordable out-of-pocket prices.
  • Unlimited messaging for one year with licensed providers.

Product details

Hydroquinone is the active ingredient most prescribed by dermatologists to brighten dark spots caused by melasma.

Widely recognized in dermatology as one of the most effective skin brightening treatments available, hydroquinone is clinically proven to treat discoloration at its source by decreasing the number of melanocytes, which make melanin.

Get hydroquinone prescribed by medical providers online and delivered to you with free shipping with Nurx. No more trips to your in-person dermatologist, no more waiting in lines at the pharmacy. 

Medication type:
Topical cream

Recommended for:

✓ Reversing dark spots caused by melasma

✓ Reducing hyperpigmentation and uneven pigmentation

✓ Reducing skin discoloration


Price with Insurance for a 1-Month Supply Price without Insurance for a 1-Month Supply 
Insurance does not cover claims for melasma $30

Get started with your virtual consultation for $40, which includes 1 year of unlimited medical care with your own provider team.

Please note that the Hydroquinone Cream is a 3-month supply and will be charged $90 at checkout. Insurance does not cover melasma treatments.


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Additional Details

We are doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and physician assistants who are passionate about providing patient care. The Nurx medical team believes that everyone deserves access to personalized, non-judgmental healthcare, and that open and honest communication is key.
Dr. Kristen Miranda, MD

How It Works

You Choose
Select your medication, or get guidance from our medical team. Answer a few questions and enter your insurance info (if you have coverage - if not, no problem)
We Prescribe
A Nurx provider in your state will review your request and write a prescription, if appropriate
Delivered Free
We deliver your medication directly to you. On time, in a discreet package, and with no added costs

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