Meroterpenic phenol; lipophilic molecule (soluble in fats); molecular mass: 256.38 g/mol; functional analogy with retinol.
Emulsion, colloidal solution, oil.
All skin types, especially blemished skin, acne-prone skin, mature skin, skin with brown marks and to prevent the signs of aging.
Commonly known as:
Bakuchiol, Babchi seed extract, Bakuchi plant extract.
Dosage required in cosmetic products:
From 0.5% to 1% (optimum concentration at which its effectiveness has been proven).
Part of the plant extracted:
Leaves and seeds.
Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, regenerating, purifying, depigmenting, soothing, sebo-regulating, antibacterial.
Anti-microbial, antioxidant, emollient, skin care agent.
Extraction with hexane from Psoralea corylifolia seeds, then elimination of the solvent by distillation.
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