Many people search endlessly for a product that fights the aging process, diminishes any discoloration, and has skin bouncing back like rubber. The product that has topped recommendation lists is retinol. Retinol is derived from Vitamin A and has been pushed for years to save your skin from all of that, and fine lines and wrinkles. Retinol has become the go-to for all skin ailments, but at what cost? No one ever brings up the side effects: the irritation and dry, flaky skin that can follow.
undesirable side effects - it is plant based and safe for all skin types!
Bakuchiol originates from the babchi plant, specifically the leaves and seeds, and is native to India and Sri Lanka. Once extracted from the herb, it is then purified. This herb is widely used in medicine and healing practices and has now made its way into the skincare world.
Bakuchiol stimulates collagen formation; this is crucial for cell regeneration which aids in anti-aging. This ingredient is well suited for all skin types and can be used morning and night. While retinol based products advise you not to use it in the sun, bakuchiol does not break down with UV rays. With consistent use, you will start to see major improvements in discoloration, fine lines and wrinkles, as well as elasticity of your skin. But it doesn't stop just yet!
Prepare to feel the alleviating powers of bakuchiol as this herb will replenish your skin from within. With antibacterial and antioxidant properties, bakuchiol is a no-brainer for people who suffer from acne and inflammation. This is key to combat free radical damage which is more prevalent today than ever due to the environmental strains and stresses of daily life. And as it is safe for all skin types, you don’t have to worry about dry or irritated skin, instead, you need to worry why you did not incorporate this magical ingredient sooner! Move over, retinol–bakuchiol is the shiny new alternative.
While retinol is without a doubt a great option, it does not work for all skin types and can leave skin irritated and dry. Bakuchiol’s benefits mimic retinol without any of the
Our BHANG | the face treatment is the perfect product to introduce into your skin care routine if you are serious about the benefits of bakuchiol. The BHANG can replace a serum or be added in addition to an already set routine. This treatment glides on like silk and soaks deep into your epidermis. To use: add a few drops to the back of the hand and apply to the forehead, chin, cheeks, and neck. Spread evenly, morning and night for nourished skin.
Bakuchiol is not a typical ingredient–it is naturally occurring and packed to the brim with benefits. For those that need an alternative to the harshness of retinol, bakuchiol is the answer. For those looking to be more aware of what chemicals are being introduced onto/into the body, bakuchiol again, is the answer. At the end of the day, you will not have any regrets about making the switch to bakuchiol based products and your skin will be glowing as a result.