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Glycyrrhizic Acid (Licorice Extract)

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Glycyrrhizic Acid (Licorice Extract) is derived from Licorice root, which has fine antibiotic, sterilizing and anti-allergic functions. It is widely used as an anti-allergic additive in the personal care products.

Glycyrrhizic Acid is the major component in licorice. It can be hydrolyzed to form glycyrrhizic and 2-glucuronic acid. It can increase skin elasticity and enhance penetration, moisturizing and hydration. This product also has anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant benefits, which is helpful for calming visible irritation. At the same time it can effectively inhibit the activity of tyrosine and prevent melanin growth with excellent skin whitening and lightening effect. It is freely soluble in hot water, and diluted ethanol, soluble in glycerine and propylene glycol, and in low pH solutions, but is insoluble in chloroform or ether.

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.alpha.-D-Glucopyranosiduronic acid, (3.beta.,20.beta.)-20-carboxy-11-oxo-30-norolean-12-en-3-yl 2-O-.beta.-D-glucopyranuronosyl- (1405-86-3) Sign in to view

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.alpha.-D-Glucopyranosiduronic acid, (3.beta.,20.beta.)-20-carboxy-11-oxo-30-norolean-12-en-3-yl 2-O-.beta.-D-glucopyranuronosyl- (1405-86-3)
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VITAL-CHEM Zhuhai Co., Ltd. specializes in the manufacture of botanical raw materials and herbal derivatives for the Personal Care and Cosmetics Industry. VITAL-CHEM’s product portfolio offers a wide variety botanical products and powdered herbs, extracts and purified products with an emphasis in licorice and tea extracts. All products meet international GMP standards and can be sold internationally.

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