Monobenzone is a locally decolorising agent using as treating over-pigmentation, such as a variety of color spots, age pigments and melanoma, the effects being significant. It can decompose the melanin in the skin to prevent the formation of melanin, resulting in the skin recovering a healthy color without damaging melanin cells, and the toxicity of which is very light. It is usually used to make ointment or liniment. At present, there is no spot removing cosmetics made from monobenzone in our country, and spot removing cosmetics in the existing market show slightly effects for spots, a few having side effects.
Chemical name: 4-(phenylmethoxy)phenol, benzyl hydroquinone,
C A S No.： 103-16-2
Description: It is an ivory-white crystalline powder, slightly soluble in water, extremely and easily soluble in ethanol, benzene, ethylether, soluble in acetone and alkali, but insoluble in petroleum ether and hydrocarbon.
Function: 1. It can improve skin blood microcirculation, activate the regeneration of melanocytes, and enhance the immune function;
2. Whitening skin and removing spots.
Use: skin whitening and spot removing products.