Bakuchiol is very popular as natural skin care products continue to grow. Research has shown that bakuchiol has a range of anti-aging benefits for skin. It can reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, help restore firmness, refine skin texture and even out skin tone by reducing discoloration. Bakuchiol has a pronounced calming effect on skin making it a good option for those whose skin shows signs of sensitivity. The soothing and calming properties of bakuchiol could help those with acne-prone skin.
Bakuchiol is a natural skincare ingredient found in the leaves and seeds of the Psoralea corylifolia plant. Bakuchiol has its roots in Chinese Medicine, and the latest research shows topical application has unique benefits for all skin types. Research has also shown amounts or concentrations of bakuchiol in products should be between 0.5-2% to get visible benefits.