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Beta Arbutin Powder

Beta Arbutin Powder
COA of Alpha Arbutin
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Product NameBeta Arbutin PowderOther NameArbutin Powder
Specification99% by HPLCAppearanceWhite crystalline powder
Molecular FormulaC12H16O7Molecular Weight272.25
CAS NO.497-76-7EINECS NO.207-850-3
OEM ServiceYesStandardUSP or EP
Structural Formulaalpha arbutin powder

Beta Arbutin is a glycoside; a glycosylated hydroquinone extracted from the bearberry plant in the genus Arctostaphylos among many other medicinal plants, primarily in the family Ericaceae.

Applied topically, thereby preventing melanin formation. Therefore, arbutin is used as a skin lightening agent. Very small amounts of arbutin are found in wheat, pear peel, and some other foods. It can also be found in Bergen grass. Arbutin is also produced by in vitro culture of Schisandra.


1. Cosmetics industry (very good product for skin whitening)

Beta Arbutin Powder protects the skin from damage caused by free radicals. Arbutin Powder is a skin lightening agent that is very popular in Japan and Asian countries and can be used for skin discoloration. Arbutin Powder inhibits melanin formation by inhibiting tyrosinase activity.

Beta Arbutin Powder is a very safe topical skin preparation without toxicity, irritation, bad smell or side effects such as hydroquinone. Encapsulation of Arbutin Powder constitutes a delivery system that releases potential effects in a timely manner. Arbutin is a method for incorporating hydrophilic Arbutin into a lipophilic medium. Arbutin has three main properties. Whitening effect, anti-aging effect and UVB / UVC filter.

2. Medical industry

As early as the 18th century, β-arbutin powder was first used in the medical field as an anti-inflammatory and antibacterial agent. Beta Arbutin powder is especially used for cystitis, urethritis and pyelitis. To this day, these drugs have been used in natural medicines, which use only natural ingredients to treat any disease.

Beta arbutin powder can also be used to inhibit the virulence of bacterial pathogens and prevent contamination of bacteria. Arbutin powder can also be used to treat skin allergic inflammation. Recently, arbutin powder has been used to prevent pigmentation and whiten the skin. At the same time, arbutin powder can be used to whiten the skin, prevent liver spots and freckles, treat sunburn and regulate melanin production.