A double‐blind, placebo‐controlled randomized trial of Serratulae quinquefoliae folium, a new source of β‐arbutin, in selected skin hyperpigmentations

@article{Morg2015ADP,
  title={A double‐blind, placebo‐controlled randomized trial of Serratulae quinquefoliae folium, a new source of $\beta$‐arbutin, in selected skin hyperpigmentations},
  author={Monika Morąg and Jan Nawrot and Idzi Siatkowski and Zygmunt Adamski and Tomasz Fedorowicz and Renata Dawid-Pa{\'c} and Maria Urbańska and Gerard Nowak},
  journal={Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology},
  year={2015},
  volume={14}
}
Arbutin is one of the most effective lightening substances. Serratula quinquefolia is a new source of its β‐anomer. The HPLC method showed that the solid content of this compound in the dried plant raw material accounts for 6.86%. The leaves of Serratula quinquefolia do not contain hydroquinone. 

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