Licorice extract is used to fight against pigmentary disorders of the skin. It is also anti-inflammatory and suitable for the care of irritated and sensitive skin.
It is rich in glabridine, a molecule known to decrease melanin production and fight against hyperpigmentation. Celebrated by traditional Chinese medicine as well as by Western dermatologists, licorice extract is known for its anti-spot, lightening and soothing properties. It inhibits tyrosinase, which is responsible for the production of melanin, reduces brown spots, fights hyperpigmentation and soothes stressed skin.