What is Bakuchiol: The Natural Retinol Alternative - Blue Haven Holistics

What is Bakuchiol: The Natural Retinol Alternative

 What is bakuchiol?

Bakuchiol is an extract from the seeds of Psoralea corylifolia (nicknamed "babchi"). A plant grown in India that’s been a staple of traditional Indian Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine for many years.
It's the first natural alternative to retinol without having any of the negatives associated with retinol. Bakuchiol has been clinically proven to work as effectively as retinol, with a better skin tolerance, it can be used both day and night, and is also suitable for sensitive skin.


Why do you need bakuchiol in your beauty ritual?

Used in skincare, bakuchiol offers a myriad of skin benefits. This plant-based retinol ingredient, is clinically proven for its anti-ageing, restorative and complexion improving efficacy.
It gently promotes skin cell turnover and increases collagen, smoothing out lines and wrinkles, uneven skin tone and firms the skin.
It's a potent antioxidant, that visibly reduces skin discolorations from environmental exposure, and has a pronounced soothing effect on skin. This magical plant is even suitable for sensitive skin types.
Our Bakuchiol is not the same as bakuchiol oil, babchi oil, and NOT cold-pressed babchi seed oil. It’s purchased through the only supplier of true Bakuchiol and is backed with clinical data that of proven efficacy as a natural retinol alternative in a cosmetic formulation.
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