What skincare ingredient do you first think of when someone says “brightening properties”? It’s not a surprise that most people will answer vitamin C. However, now there’s a new wonder ingredient on the block and soon skincare brands are going to be obsessed with it. Say hello to niacinamide, a form of vitamin B3. Don’t let the complicated name fool you, it is a gentle water-soluble vitamin that is great for sensitive skin. If you’re thinking of trying products with niacinamide, then here’s everything you need to know about it:
I freaked out when I first heard about this skincare ingredient, mainly because of its complicated name. However, after doing some research I was in awe of this ingredient. Niacinamide is a water-soluble vitamin. It is found in foods like green vegetables, yeast, milk and cereals. It is a form of vitamin B3 and it’s found in many skincare ingredients.
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If you’re someone with sensitive skin, then you should definitely try out products with this ingredient. Since it’s water-soluble it is added to many skincare products like serums, moisturisers and concentrates. Here are a few benefits of topically using niacinamide:
This ingredient is very popular in the skincare industry and you’re probably using products that contain niacinamide without even knowing it. If you’re looking for products with concentrated levels of niacinamide then check out these products:
Would you try out this miracle skincare ingredient? Let us know in the comments!
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