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Alpha Arbutin is the active substance originated from natural plant which can whiten and lighten skin. Alpha Arbutin Powder can infiltrate into the skin quickly without affecting the concentration of cell multiplication and effectively prevent the activity of tyrosinase in the skin and the forming of melanin. By combined arbutin with tyrosinase, decomposition and drainage of melanin are accelerated, splash and fleck can be got rid of and no side effects are caused. Arbutin Powder is one of the safest and most efficient whitening materials that are popular at present. Alpha Arbutin is also the most competitive whitening activity in the 21st century.

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Basic Information:

Product Name: Alpha-Arbutin
Other Name: Arbutin powder
CAS No.: 84380-01-8
Appearance: White Crystal Powder
Assay: 99%
Molecular Formula: C12H16O7
Molecular Weight: 272.25


Alpha Arbutin Powder is hazardous in case of eye contact (irritant).

Alpha Arbutin Powder maiis slightly hazardous in case of inhalation (lung irritant).

Alpha Arbutin Powder is a non-irritant for the skin.

Alpha Arbutin Powder is a very good skin brightening.


1. Cosmetic industry(Very Good Products for skin brightening)
Alpha Arbutin Powder protects the skin against damage caused by free radicals Alpha Arbutin is a skin whitening agent which is very popular in Japan and Asian countries for skin de-pigmentation, Alpha Arbutin Powder inhibits the formation of melanin pigment by inhibiting Tyrosinase activity.

Alpha Arbutin Powder is very safe skin agent for external use which does not have toxicity, stimulation, unpleasant odor or side effect such as Hydroquinone. The encapsulation of Alpha Arbutin Powder constitutes a delivery system to potentialize the effect in time. Alpha Arbutin is a way to incorporate the hydrophilic Alpha Arbutin in lipophilic media. Arbutin gives three main properties; Whitening effects, anti-age effect, and UVB/ UVC filter.

2.Medical industry
Back in the 18th century, Alpha Arbutin Powder was first used in medical areas as an anti-inflammatory and antibacterial agent. Alpha Arbutin Powder was used particularly for cystitis, urethritis, and pyelitis. These uses still until today where natural medicine uses only natural ingredients to treat any disease.

Also, Alpha Arbutin Powder may be used to repress the virulence of bacterial pathogens and to prevent contaminating bacteria, Arbutin Powder is also used for treating allergic inflammation of the skin. More recently, Arbutin Powder has been used to prevent pigmentation and to whiten the skin beautifully. In the meanwhile, Arbutin Powder can be used to whiten the skin, prevent liver spots and freckles, treat sunburn marks, and regulate melanogenesis.


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