5% Niacinamide is clinically proven to fade hyperpigmentation in 8 weeks ,.It also regulates sebum, reduces redness & irritation, Brightens skin, & Improves ageing signs. CICA (0.2% madecosasside) is clinically proven to reduce sun tan/burn ,anti-inflammatory, improve Hydration, Wound healing, Anti- aging Hyaluronic acid & Panthenol in the formula reduces dryness & flakiness keeping your skin hydrated. Green tea has anti-oxidant benefits. It calms & nourishes the skin.
*2-5% niacinamide used daily for 8 weeks results in skin brightening. *4% niacinamide for 8 weeks to treat acne found that 82% of those treated showed some improvement. *CICA (0.2% madecosasside) is clinically proven to reduce sun tan/burn Anti-inflammatory, improve Hydration, Wound healing, Anti- aging.
How is this different from others?
This serum not only works on excessive sebum production but also hydrates your skin as it contains hyaluronic acid and CICA.
Cica is a clinically proven ingredient to decrease redness and sun damage.
It is water-based, thus very lightweight on your skin and also non-sticky.
Note: Niacinamide may cause initial irritation or purging in the beginning for some, so start slow and with continuous use irritation will go away.
Which Niacinamide serum is right for me?
5% Niacinamide: Beginners can choose this serum. It suits almost all skin types including damaged barrier when used with a good moisturiser.
10% Niacinamide - If your skin accepts 5% niacinamide well then you can upgrade to 10% Niacinamide if needed.10% Niacinamide works better than lower strength for Oily acne prone Dehydrated and Aging skin
**But all serums should be supported by a rich moisturiser for dehydrated skin.
Dry, Acne-Prone, Oily, Combination, Aging & Normal
Skin barrier support, Hydration & Healthy skin tone
pH level - 6
Patch Test Recommended
Safe during pregnancy & lactation period
Essential oil free, Fragrance free
5% Niacinamide: Niacinamide is also known as vitamin B3 and nicotinamide. It is a water-soluble vitamin that works with the natural substances in your skin to help reduce redness, fight premature signs of aging, repair a damaged skin barrier, and balance oil & sebum production
0.5% Hyaluronic Acid :The skin contains about half of the hyaluronic acid in the body. Hyaluronic acid binds to water molecules, which helps keep the skin hydrated and supple.
1% Panthenol: Panthenol is used in skincare products as a humectant because of its ability to attract and hold moisture. Sometimes called pro-vitamin B5, panthenol helps with healing wounds and is an anti-inflammatory. It is used in formulas because it helps in getting rid of issues like flaky skin or dryness.
Centella Asiatica ( 0.2% Madecassoside ): Also known as Gotu Kola- its biologically active compounds are pentacyclic triterpenoid saponins called asiaticoside, madecassoside, asiatic and madecassic acid (also called centellosides). It is used to improve small wounds, burns and scratches and it’s also a well-known anti-inflammatory agent for eczema.
Green Tea: Green tea is one of the most researched natural ingredients. Green tea is proven to be a great antioxidant, UV protectant, anti-inflammatory, anticarcinogenic and antimicrobial. It is a great choice for anti-aging and also for skin con including rosacea, acne and atopic dermatitis
Niacinamide is a form of vitamin B3. It has been proven to reduce inflammation and congestion, which plays a key role in reducing active acne.
Does niacinamide serum cause purging?
The product may cause the skin to speed up its turnover rate, bringing pimples that were already forming under the surface to the surface more quickly this is called purging. Niacinamide can initially cause purging, but it gradually decreases.
Which is better 5% or 10% niacinamide serum?
It's best to start with a lower concentration and work your way up. Once you are comfortable with 5% and it suits your skin, you can upgrade to 10%.
Can I use niacinamide serum daily?
It is considered safe for most people to use on a daily basis and can be used in the morning and/or evening. On the other hand, always start out slowly when using a new skincare product.
I have dry sensitive skin, with pores. Do I have to apply the serum just on my pores (from nose to cheeks) or is it okay to apply on my whole face?
You can apply this serum on your whole face. If you have dry skin, apply a rich creamy moisturizer afterwards.
Is 5% niacinamide serum fragrance-free and essential oil free?
All our serums are Fragrance-free and essential oil free!
How to store this serum!? Does it have to be refrigerated?
There is no need to refrigerate this serum. Store in a cool, dry place.