Niacinamide (pronounced nigh-a-sin-a-mide) has joined the ranks of cult-favorite beauty care ingredients with difficult-to-pronounce names, popping up in recipes alongside skin care’s new best friend.
If all of the cosmetics industry’s magical compounds were placed against each other in a race, niacinamide would undoubtedly come out on top. Curious to know why?
Few “magical” chemicals stand the test of time, but this water-soluble variant of vitamin B3 is a beauty chamber must-have owing to its ability to reduce wrinkles, treat acne, and level out skin tone. It’s both an elixir of rejuvenation and retouching in one!