Daily Chemicals Industry
Glycyrrhizic acid play roles in anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, bacteriostatic, effectively removing superoxide ions and hydroxyl radicals, and significantly inhibiting liposome peroxides. With extensive compatibility in daily chemicals, soluble salts (usually ammonium, sodium, or potassium) made of glycyrrhizic acid can accelerate the absorption of active ingredients by skin when used with other active agents.
Glabridin is one of the main flavonoids in glycyrrhiza glabra. Known as the whitening gold, it penetrates into skin and maintains high activity. It can effectively inhibit the activity of various enzymes in the process of melanogenesis, especially the activity of tyrosinase, and thus inhibits the synthesis of melanin and achieves whitening purpose. It also has rough skin preventing, anti - inflammatory and anti –bacteria effects. As a whitening ingredient with good efficacy and comprehensive functions, Glabridin is efficient, safe, and widely used in upmarket cosmetics industry.