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Niacinamide- Glowing Skin

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Niacinamide- Glowing Skin

If there's an ingredient that has taken the skin care world by storm lately, certainly it's niacinamide. The popular active ingredient—a form of vitamin B3 that often goes by nicotinamide—has earned scores of fans ranging from dermatologists, estheticians, and amateur beauty fans alike. That's because it boasts many sought-after benefits without several of the typical hang-ups, like irritation and damage.  Niacinamide is shown to brighten the skin and help fade dark spots or hyperpigmentation—but unlike potent acids or retinol, it isn't known to be irritating, and most people find it tolerable. Additionally, it's super hydrating and strengthens the barrier, but it's oh-so-light...

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