A botanical gem that has captured the spotlight in skincare industry
BAKUCHIpure™ bakuchiol developed by SRIC (Sunpure Research Incubation Centre) obtained from the seeds of the Psoralea corylifolia, also known as the babchi plant. It is a strong plant based component that’s ideal for sensitive skin derived from the seeds and leaves of babchi or bakuchiol and the plant is indigenous to India and China. It has been used since times immemorial in Ayurvedic medicine for healing several skin woes. In recent times, BAKUCHIpureTM bakuchiol has gained huge momentum and is used extensively to formulate beauty products designed to slow down the signs of ageing.
Trade Name : BAKUCHIpure™
Botanical Name : Psoralea corylifolia
Boiling point: 391.40C
Plant part used : Seeds
Grades : USP/Non USP CO2/Oil Base Bakuchoil
INCI Name : Bakuchiol
Appearance : Pale colour viscous liquid
Purity : Min 99% by HPLC
Application : A cosmetic ingredient stable in formulate ,easy to formulate with & has been shown to stabilize ratinol
BAKUCHIpure™ Bakuchiol has soothing properties which help to comfort skin and minimize issues associated with sensitivity and reactivity. It is also a potent antioxidant and helps fight signs of ageing, such as fine line and loss of firmness by targeting free radicals. Antioxidants also helps in protect the skin from pollution and environmental stressor which can cause damage. You may have seen BAKUCHIpure™ bakuchiol acne skincare products. The soothing and calming properties of bakuchiol could help those with acne-prone skin in addition to skin that is beginning to show signs of ageing.
Research has shown that BAKUCHIpure™ bakuchiol has a range of anti ageing benefits for skin .It can reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, helps in restore firmness, refine skin texture and even out skin tone. BAKUCHIpure™ Bakuchiol helps to calm skin making it good option for those whose skin shows signs of sensitivity. When paired with retinol, BAKUCHIpure™ bakuchiol can help stabilize it and keep it effective for longer. Another benefit of using products that contain both bakuchiol and retinol is that bakuchiol's calming ability may enable skin to tolerate retinol in higher amount.
Bakuchiol reduces fine lines by stimulating collagen production, providing retinol-like effects, and protecting against free radicals. These actions improve skin texture, minimize oxidative stress, and prevent collagen and elastin breakdown.
Bakuchiol provides sun protection by acting as an antioxidant, neutralizing free radicals generated by UV radiation, and reducing oxidative stress. It also has anti-inflammatory properties that help minimize inflammation from sun exposure.
As a natural alternative to retinol, bakuchiol helps regulate sebum production, reducing the occurrence of acne and promoting clearer skin .In terms of hydration, bakuchiol aids in maintaining the skin's moisture barrier, preventing water loss and promoting a hydrated complexion.
As a natural compound, it possesses antioxidant properties that help inhibit the production of melanin, the pigment responsible for dark spots. Additionally, bakuchiol promotes skin cell turnover, aiding in the removal of dead skin cells that contribute to the appearance of dark spots.
Bakuchiol is known for its ability to enhance cell regulation, promoting a healthier and more youthful complexion. By stimulating collagen production, it helps improve skin elasticity and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
As a natural ingredient, it helps regulate sebum production, which can contribute to minimizing oiliness and pore size. By balancing oil levels, bakuchiol assists in keeping pores clean and less noticeable.