A Deeper Look Into Our Ingredients


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In this article, we will go in-depth about the ingredients used in Bakuchiol Botanicals products and why they are so beneficial for your skin.

We at Bakuchiol Botanicals use natural, plant-based, and “clean” ingredients, chosen for their potency and the excellent results they guarantee, unlike ingredients that are harmful to the skin.

We take great pride in formulating safe and extremely effective products, using extremely beneficial plant-based ingredients to guarantee you great results.



Bakuchiol is an active ingredient, obtained from the seeds of the Babchi plant, and has numerous beneficial effects on the skin.

Other benefits of Bakuchiol include:

— Antioxidant Properties. Bakuchiol counteracts the formation of free radicals, which are harmful to the skin.

— Anti-wrinkle action. Bakuchiol stimulates the production of Collagen and preserves it, counteracting wrinkles and fine lines.

— Antibacterial Properties. Helps fight bacteria and inflammation, very useful for acne-prone skin.

— Protects the skin from sunlight, avoiding and reducing the appearance of dark spots and hyperpigmentation.

— Extra gentle on the skin. Bakuchiol is suitable for everyone, even those with the most sensitive skin. Bakuchiol does not cause irritation or affect allergies.

— Makes the skin more compact, firm, and elastic.


Squalane is one of the most widely used substances in cosmetics. It is a hydrocarbon and triterpene, a fundamental component of human sebum and the hydrolipidic film. Its natural and “clean” version is synthesized from vegetable oils such as Argan, Sunflower, Olive, Amaranth, Rice Bran, Peanut Oil, and Wheat Germ Oil.

Other benefits of Squalane include:

— Emollient, soothing and moisturizing properties.

— Protects the skin from harmful UV rays.

— Keeps the skin supple and fights dehydration, reducing water loss throughout the day.

— Strengthens the hydrolipidic film of the skin.


Vitamin C is a molecule that our skin needs extremely and significant for healthy cell and tissue growth. It is a fundamental micronutrient, also widely used in cosmetics for its many benefits.

Other benefits of Vitamin C include:

— Activates the production of collagen, for a toned and elastic skin.

— Illuminates the complexion, making it homogeneous.

— Helps prevent the onset of dark spots and their appearance.

— Stimulates cell renewal and fights free radicals, slowing down skin aging.

— Valid help to protect the skin from harmful UV rays.

— Reduces inflammation.

— Improves the skin’s lipid barrier, helping it protect it from environmental damage.


Rose Hip Seed Oil, widely used for its countless beneficial properties, as it is rich in vitamins and essential fatty acids.

Other benefits of Rose Hip Seed Oil include:

— Reduces the signs of skin aging.

— Improves the appearance of scars and stretch marks.

— Antioxidant properties thanks to the presence of vitamin C; stimulates the production of collagen, fights the signs of aging.

— Deeply hydrates, thanks to vitamin A.

— Nourishes the skin, as it is rich in essential fatty acids and vitamin E.

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Vitamin E (Tocopherol) is one of the most used to counteract the signs of aging, as it is a powerful antioxidant.

Other benefits of Vitamin E include:

— Counteracts the formation of wrinkles and fine lines-.

— Restores the skin’s ability to retain water and fights skin dehydration.

— Keeps the skin supple and young.

— Repairs damage caused by exposure to sunlight, smoke and air pollution.

— Promotes cellular repair.


Hyaluronic acid is a lubricating substance, naturally produced by our skin, and is an essential component of our connective tissues.

From the age of 25, the hyaluronic acid that the skin produces decreases more and more. The lower concentration of Hyaluronic Acid is one of the main causes of skin aging and the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Due to this, it is crucial to use products containing hyaluronic acid within the skincare routine.

Other benefits of Hyluronic Acid include:

— Provides the skin with the necessary water supply to maintain an optimal level of hydration.

— Contrasts and slows down skin aging, preventing and improving the state of wrinkles and expression lines.

— Helps to plump the face when it loses its natural elasticity.

— Promotes and stimulates the production of Collagen.

— Reduces oxidative skin damage, caused by both internal and external factors such as photo-aging, smoking and pollution.

— Improves the condition of rosacea.

— Speeds up and helps to heal wounds and sunburns.


Vitamin B5 or pantothenic acid, involved in the protective mechanisms of the skin and hair, is a very useful ingredient in routine skincare.

Other benefits of Vitamin B5 include:

— Soothing and softening properties, relieves redness and irritation.

— Helps cell regeneration by repairing the natural hydrolipidic barrier.

— Super moisturizing power, attracting the water needed to avoid dehydration.


Vitamin 3, or niacin amide, is essential for cell respiration and skin protection.

Other benefits of Vitamin B3 include:

— Soothing function, perfect for reddened skin or skin affected by acne and skin discoloration.

— Strengthens the hydrolipidic barrier, reducing dehydration.

— Makes the skin brighter and stronger.

— Regulates the production of sebum and is ideal for mattifying combination or oily skin.

— Regulates skin metabolism and counteracts the formation of free radicals, the cause of premature aging.


Caffeine, a known vasodilator, is a powerful antioxidant, thanks to the phenols present within it. The benefits on the skin are truly manifold.

Other benefits of Caffeine include:

— Helps fight free radicals and counteract the aging process.

— Firms and cleanses the skin naturally.

— Reduces the appearance of sunspots and redness.

— It has calming, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory properties and reduces irritation.

— Contrasts the accumulation of water by stimulating the microcirculation and is a valid ally to counteract bags and dark circles.


Witch hazel, a plant native to the United States and Canada, is widely used in homeopathic medicine for its many virtues.

Other benefits of Witch Hazel include:

— Toning and astringent properties, it removes excess sebum from the skin.

— Excellent anti-inflammatory and soothing for reddened and coupe rose skin.

— It is a valuable aid to counteract acne.

— Thanks to the presence of tannins, it has antioxidant properties and helps to counteract and protect the skin from oxidative damage.


Aloe Vera is one of the most miraculous plants that Mother Nature offers us. The gel, made from its leaves, has exceptional virtues for the skin.

Other benefits of Aloe Vera include:

— Antibacterial, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties.

— Soothing in case of redness, burns, erythema, and dermatitis.

— Hydrates the skin and promotes cell regeneration.

— Keeps the skin firm and elastic, contrasting and slowing down the formation of wrinkles, thanks to the production of collagen.

— Facilitates wound healing.

As you can see, all the ingredients used by Bakuchiol Botanicals are extremely effective and natural and will become perfect allies for your skincare routine.

Don’t forget to check out our entire range at www.bakuchiolbotanicals.com! You will find exceptional products such as Bakuchiol Face Serum, Bakuchiol Facial Moisturizer, Bakuchiol Eye Cream, and Bakuchiol Facial Cleanser & Toner.

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