Skin whitening products are very popular in Asia-Pacific countries, as well as in Africa and South America. European and American people are also interested in skin whitening agents. For Asians and people with dark skin, the main function of skin whitening products is to lighten or whiten the skin, at the same time make the tone uniform and make the skin bright. Whitening agents for all skin types can be used to treat pigmentation disorders such as freckles, pregnancy and age spots.
Skin color is mainly determined by the amount of melanin in the skin. Melanin is synthesized in melanocytes, which normally exist in the basal layer of the epidermis. In melanocyte, melanin binds to protein matrix to form melanin granules. In melanosomes, tyrosinase converts tyrosine to either normal melanin or pheomelanin. The pathway of melanin biosynthesis in melanocytes. Skin whitening agents can block or even reverse the biosynthesis of melanin in all aspects of the pathway, so they can be used to whiten or lighten human skin. Skin whitening agents can also be used to treat local pigmentation or spots caused by excessive or uneven melanin synthesis.
Kojic acid is non-toxic and has the least irritation. It has been used in Japan since 1988 and has been extended all over the world. Human patch test of kojic dipalmitate showed no stimulation at all, and there was no controversy about the safety of using kojic dipalmitate.
It is important to note that effective skin whitening agents and their formulations both affect the efficacy or efficiency of the final product.
Besides skin whitening agents, kojic acid is also an antimicrobial agent for preserving vegetables. Dipalmitate kojic acid is a moisturizer and MAP is an antioxidant. MAP has synergistic effect with vitamin E.
Shandong, China (Mainland)
20 Ton/Tons per Month
Packaging & Delivery
Kojic acid Powder Bulk & Private Label Packaging for your options:
* 1~5 kg in a Al-Foil Bag w/ Zip lock Bag inside
* 5~20 kg in a Paper Carton
* 25kg in a Paper Drum w/ Double Plastic Bags inside
3 days after payment