What is Niacinamide and What Are the Skin Benefits
Attaining a glowing complexion is now possible for all skin types, and we love to see our products do the most for you! With so many hero ingredients out there – like hyaluronic acid and Vitamin C– it can be tricky to understand what each one does, and whether or not you should be adding it to your routine.
Niacinamide has been on the skincare radar for a little while now, and for good reason. The benefits of niacinamide are seemingly endless, and it’s friendly for all skin types – even sensitive skin.
What does Niacinamide do?
So why is niacinamide so good for skin? At its essence, niacinamide is a soothing and restorative powerhouse. When used topically it works to increase cell energy. Alongside this, it’s has natural anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties and it helps strengthens our skin barrier to protect our deeper layers against irritants an allergens.
5 Benefits of Niacinamide for skin
Remember when we said the list of niacinamide’s skin benefits is endless? We really mean it. Whether you want to improve your skin’s hydration, tackle breakouts or help your sensitive skin to rebalance, niacinamide can make an impactful and long-lasting difference. Below are the major benefits of this hero ingredient.
5. Soothes and reduces redness in skin
Finding the right skincare ingredients for sensitive skin can be a struggle. Knowing which products won’t trigger a reaction comes down to understanding your specific skin type. As a form of Vitamin B3, niacinamide is a gentle ingredient which soothes skin. It can also reduce redness by improving the strength of your skin barrier, leading to calmer more comforted skin.
How to use niacinamide?
Because of how gentle niacinamide is, it can be used in both your morning and evening routines. You can apply niacinamide daily and in combination with most ingredients. For those with dry skin, incorporating it into a serum will help you to stay moisturised. Using it in a sheet mask once every 2 weeks will help rebalance oil production. And by combining it with salicylic acid, acne-prone skin can be cared for. So go forth and prosper! Add this hero ingredient to your routine for healthy, radiant skin. Link to the niacinamide ampoule face sheet mask.
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