Mulberry Root

Mulberry Root

What is it?

Mulberry root extract is an extract of the dried leaves of the white mulberry tree, Morus alba. White mulberry is consumed a number of ways, including dried fruit, vitamins, supplements, tea and even wine!

How does it help skin?

Mulberry root, a natural source of arbutin, works in the skin to help with hyperpigmentation and uneven skin tone, making skin brighter and even. The skin benefits are even more extensive since mulberry root is also a known antioxidant.

Did you know?

For thousands of years, China has been cultivating white mulberry for the manufacture of silk because its leaves are an important source of food for silkworms.

Why did we choose it?

Mulberry Root is one of the best, natural source of arbutin, an active molecule that helps brighten and even skin tone. Walking around in Shanghai, you immediately notice the care that women take to protect their skin from sun damage, but some uneven skin tone is inevitable with time, and as one women in China told us “My grandmother used Mulberry Root and she taught my mother, so now I keep my skin even with this common root.”

Where is it used?

Check out these products that use Mulberry Root