Niacin (Vitamin B3)

Niacin (Vitamin B3)
Also called:
Niacin Nicotinic acid Vitamin B3

Niacin (Vitamin B3), as an effective component in skin care, has won the hearts of many for a long time, if you are not yet aware of why it is so popular, then look for answers in here. Penetrating easily into the stratum corneum, it has many beneficial effects on the skin, making it a suitable ingredient in cosmetics.

It is loved by dermatologists as an effective ingredient in the treatment of atopic dermatitis. It has a stabilizing effect on the barrier function of the epidermis, reducing transepidermal water loss and improving the moisture content in the stratum corneum, increases the synthesis of free fatty acids and ceramides of the stratum corneum.

Nicotinic acid also increases the production of collagen and keratin proteins, inhibits the transfer of melanosomes from melanocytes to keratinocytes, which allows it to be used as a brightening method.