VCE whitening products are one of the most popular cosmetic treatments in the world, and a booming industry.
But, for many, the process of getting a product into the body is fraught with risks.
So, how do you go about making the right choice?
This week, the BBC News website spoke to people who are using their own skin-whitening products to get better skin and have found the process to be a little confusing.
To learn more, we asked a panel of experts for their insight.