Phloretin is a powerful antioxidant extract from green apples. Phloretin helps to diminish the appearance of hyper-pigmentation and improves skin tone, ultimately. the result is a brighter looking complexion. It is a potent antioxidant and skin lightener comparable to arbutin. A clinical study found that the inhibition rate of 0.3% Phloretin on tyrosinase is as high as 98%. Phloretin is a flavonoid responsible in part for the antioxidant activity of apples. Phloretin can also increase the penetration of other actives.
Research suggests that phloretin not only has antioxidant ability, but it also can interrupt melanin synthesis to potentially reduce skin discolorations. Antioxidants like phloretin are a a good choice to have in anti-aging skin care regimen. They not only help protect the skin from free radical damage that ages, but also help to boost the protection of your sunscreen when applied during the day.
Common Uses/ Benefits
Phloretin is a powerful antioxidant that combats the effects of pollution, grime, daily wear-and-tear and free radicals on the skin. It also helps to prevent skín discoloration and it helps the skin absorb other actives which means that it aids in the delivery of other skin beneficial ingredients beneath the skin.
- Highly effective skin lightening properties
- Potent antioxidant
- Has been found to reduce the appearance of aging skin due to its good antioxidant effects
- Moisturizing Agents
- Anti-aging formulations
- Skin lightening formulations
- Dark spot removal
- Anti-acne formulations
CAS NUM: 60-82-2
INCI Name: Phloretin
Percentage Purity: 98%
Compatibility: Compatible with other actives
pH Range: 7
Color & Appearance: 0ff white to yellowish powder
Grade: Cosmetic Grade
Recommended Usage: 0.3 to 1% in formulations.
Solubility: Soluble in glycols (Propylene glycol, Butylene glycol, etc and alcohols)
Country of Origin: USA.
Packaging: Our powders are packed in waterproof zip-lock pouches to avoid spillage.
Recommended Storage: Our powders should be stored in cool temperatures away from direct sunlight and moisture in an airtight container. (Current Lot will expire: 10-2026)
DISCLAIMER: All SOPHIX NATURAL PRODUCTS are for external use only unless otherwise STATED. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.