ALPHA ARBUTIN

ALPHA ARBUTIN

Description: 

Superior skin lightening enhancer for a perfect even skin tone

Benefits: 

Reduces the degree of skin tanning after UV exposure and helps to minimize the appearance of liver spots

INCI name: 

Alpha-Arbutin

Manufacturer: 

  • DSM

ALPHA-ARBUTIN from DSM is a biosynthetic glycoside with excellent skin lightening properties for a perfect even skin tone.  It is able to effectively inhibit melanin synthesis by inhibition of tyrosinase. In-vitro tests confirm that this effect is achievable even at very at low concentrations.

The in-vitro studies have been supplemented with extensive in-vivo testing to support the following claims / benefits:

  • Ensures an even, lighter skin tone
  • Helps to minimize the appearance of liver spots
  • Reduces the degree of skin tanning after UV exposure

ALPHA-ARBUTIN showed superior performance (in-vivo) to traditional lightening agents such as kojic acid and hydroquinone, is recommended for up to 2% use level and is ideal for skin lightening products, even skin tone and age spot treatments and also make-up such as BB/CC creams.

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