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    Atractylodes Lancea

    1. Boosting Tyrosinase Inhibiting Activity Of Skin Whitening And Sunscreen Compositions.
    Shyam K. Gupta, Scottsdale, AZ (US). Shyam K. Gupta Bioderm research 5221 E. Windrose Drive Scottsdale, AZ 85254 (US).

    "Cang Xu, Bai Xu: These Chinese folk medicines have been used for centuries for skin whitening, age spot removal, and skin tone enhancement applications. These are known to possess tyrosinase-inhibiting effects. The rhizomes of Cang Xu (Atractylodes Lancea) and related plant, Bai Xu (Atractylodes macrocephalia) have been used for at least 2000 years in China for the removal of dark spots on the face and hand and skin whitening liniments."