Lightning components can be found in everything from body lotions to make-up remover. Products are currently coming out that vary in speed of (whitening) results.
Skin whitening in Asia is a cultural phenomenon and is very big business in Thailand.
The quest for whiter skin, a controversial topic in the Western world, shows no signs of abating in Thailand or, indeed, across large swaths of Asia. Whitening creams account for half of the $320 million Thai market for facial creams, according to research firm Nielsen.