Struggling with uneven skin tone? Want a glowing face but don’t know how? You're not alone!

This blog dives into the understanding of one of the most popular ingredients in the skincare world – Niacinamide serum and how it can help you achieve that glowing skin you've always wanted!

 What is Niacinamide?

Niacinamide, also known as nicotinamide, is a form of vitamin B3 that has become a popular ingredient in the skincare world. It is a water-soluble vitamin that works with the natural substances in your skin to offer a variety of benefits. It's generally well-tolerated by most skin types and can be used alongside other skincare ingredients. If you're looking for a way to improve your skin's overall health and appearance, niacinamide is a great ingredient to consider adding to your skincare routine. 

How is Niacinamide serum beneficial for your face? 

Niacinamide serum benefits your face in the following ways:-

  • It reduces the appearance of enlarged pores. It works by normalizing the pore lining, which helps keep oil and debris from getting trapped and causing clogs that lead to stretched-out pores.
  • It can help even out skin tone by reducing hyperpigmentation as it inhibits the transfer of pigment from melanocytes to the skin's surface
  • It can help reduce the appearance of wrinkles by stimulating collagen production and protecting the skin from sun damage
  • It helps strengthen the skin's barrier, which is the outermost layer that protects your skin from environmental aggressors.
  • It has anti-inflammatory properties that can help soothe irritation and redness.
  •  It can reduce acne breakouts by reducing inflammation and sebum production

 How to use Niacinamide serum

Steps to incorporate niacinamide serum into your skincare routine are as follows:-

  •  Start by cleaning your face with a gentle cleanser to ensure that the serum penetrates clean skin for better absorption.
  • Take 2-3 drops of niacinamide serum onto your fingertips and gently massage the serum into your skin.
  • Apply a moisturizer afterward in order to get best results
  • In the morning routine, make sure to wear sunscreen afterward.

Conclusion

Niacinamide serum is a powerful ingredient in the skincare world thanks to the numerous benefits it offers!

If you also want a brighter, glowing, and even toned skin you should incorporate this in your skincare if you haven’t already!

 

Faqs

  1. CAN NIACINAMIDE SERUM BE MIXED WITH OTHER INGREDIENTS?

   For optimal results, niacinamide serum can be mixed with other active ingredients.
  One very good combination is niacinamide serum with hyaluronic acid  which provides hydration to skin.
 Another one can be niacinamide serum and salicylic acid, which can be useful in reducing pore size and sebum control. 
  1.  HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO SEE RESULTS FROM USING NIACINAMIDE SERUM?

   It may take up to 8-12 weeks to see visible results.

  1. WHAT CONCENTRATION OF NIACINAMIDE SERUM IS IDEAL?

  The ideal concentration of niacinamide serum lies between 3-10%

  1. ARE THERE ANY SIDE EFFECTS OF NIACINAMIDE SERUM

    Niacinamide serum generally doesn’t show any side effects but some people may experience mild irritation, especially when first starting to use it. Therefore, it is recommended to do a patch test beforehand.