How are ARBUTIN used in skincare?

Arbutin is a cosmeceutical that fades hyperpigmentation and works to fade sun spots, age spots, acne scars, and melasma.

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If you are someone who is more concerned about their uneven skin tone, you need to know what magic this 7-lettered-word, Arbutin can do!

What is Arbutin?

While many products claim to brighten, tone, and add luminosity, they can be too harsh on the skin. However, Arbutin is a cosmeceutical that fades hyperpigmentation, works to fade sun spots, age spots, acne scars, and melasma, and even prevents future freckles and hyperpigmentation from developing, even after a sunburn.

How is Arbutin beneficial for the skin?

By preventing the formation of tyrosinase, arbutin has sun protection qualities and can lessen the extent of hyperpigmentation or skin-darkening following sun exposure. Additionally, because it blocks the synthesis of the enzyme tyrosinase, which aids in the production of melanin, dark spots can be avoided or even helped to diminish, resulting in a more even complexion. It possesses antioxidant qualities, which may also contribute to its skin-brightening effects by lowering oxidative stress and can be used twice a day because it is less irritating than other skin-lightening substances. It has a similar impact on fading scars as it does on fading dark spots, and it also prevents the development of new dark spots, giving the skin a brighter look.

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