Cosmetic grade nicotinamide is not only a member of the vitamin but also a derivative of niacin, it is also a water-soluble vitamin, with good photostability and solution stability. Cosmetic grade niacinamide is widely used in cosmetics and skincare products because of its whitening, moisturizing, repairing, oil control, anti-saccharification, and anti-aging functions.
Cosmetic grade niacinamide can interfere with the synthesis of melanin, hinder the production of melanin to the skin cells, accelerate the metabolism of skin cells, and promote melanin shedding, to achieve the effect of whitening, therefore, cosmetic grade niacinamide in skin care products with whitening effect is very common.
Cosmetic grade niacinamide controls oil secretion and prevents oily skin by reducing the production of triglycerides and fatty acids in sebum.
Cosmetic grade niacinamide plays an anti-aging and anti-glycation role by regulating the balance of NADH and NADPH levels in the body cells.