Cosmetic Raw Material Kojic Acid Powder For Skin Whitening
1. What is kojic acid?
Kojic acid is a kind of specialized inhibitor for melanin. It can prevent the tyrosinase activity through synthesizing with copper ion in the cells after it enters skin cells. Kojic acid and its derivative has better inhibitory effect on tyrosinase than any other skin whitening agents. At present it is assigned into various kinds of cosmetics for curing freckles, spots on the skin of old man, pigmentation and acne.
Preserve in tight containers at controlled room temperature .
2 years when properly stored.
1. It can prevent the tyrosinase activity through synthesizing with copper ion in the cells after it enters skin cells. Kojic acid and its derivative has better inhibitory effect on tyrosinase than any other skin whitening agents.
2.Kojic acid can also eliminate free radical, strengthen cell activity of cell and keep the food fresh.
3.Kojic acid also has antibacterial and antifungal properties.
Kojic Acid is used for increasing the brightness of facial skin.
It is commonly used in leave-on creams, anti-aging creams and lotions, around-eye creams, facial cleansers, which are generally applied to the face, but can also be used in body moisturizers and sunscreens.
3.2 Medical use:
Kojic acid also has antibacterial and antifungal properties.
Kojic acid and it's derivatives are used as an important material in antibiotic - cethamycin, anodyne, and antiphlogistic production.
3.3 Pesticide Biologic
Fertilizer with 0.51.0% Kojic acid has a clearly effect on increase production both foodstuff and greenstuff.
3.4 Commonly used formulations:
kojic acid's use level added in cosmetic amounts to 0.2-1.0 percent.