Bearberry is known for its ability to treat hyperpigmentation and dark spots. It contains a natural compound called arbutin that prevents the formation of melanin by inhibiting tyrosinase which causes dark spots. Bearberry helps to diminish pigmentation as well as working to lighten and brighten skin.
It is non-irritating and is gentle enough to use on sensitive skin as Bearberry's active component is released slowly.
Bearberry has an anti-inflammatory effect helping to reduce redness, swelling and soothe rosacea. It has astringent properties which helps to treat acne, reduce puffiness and smooth skin.
Bearberry possesses antioxidants which protect the skin against damaging free radicals and UV rays, it therefore provides skin with some natural sun protection. It also supports the cell renewal process which helps to improve skin tone and texture.