Alpha Arbutin

Arbutin is a skin-lightening agent ad also a glycosylated hydroquinone extracted from the bearberry plant in the genus Arctostaphylos. It inhibits tyrosinase and thus prevents formation of melanin. Melanin is the main substance responsible for human skin color. It is a dark polymers generated by the body through the process named melanogenesis. Variation of skin … Continue reading Alpha Arbutin