Question: When Should I Apply Niacinamide Routine?

How often should you use niacinamide?

How often can I use Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1%.

We recommend applying it twice per day, once in the morning and once at night..

Should you use niacinamide in the morning or at night?

If your mornings are typically rushed, it’s often most convenient to use niacinamide in the morning and acid at night. This is because niacinamide is non-acidic, so it can be applied underneath your hydrating serum, moisturizer, oil or sunscreen without having to wait in between layers.

How long does it take for 10% niacinamide to work?

How long does it take for niacinamide to work? You’ll notice some effects immediately although most of the studies on niacinamide showed results after 8-12 weeks.

Does niacinamide brighten skin?

In the clinical studies, niacinamide significantly decreased hyperpigmentation and increased skin lightness compared with vehicle alone after 4 weeks of use. Conclusions: The data suggest niacinamide is an effective skin lightening compound that works by inhibiting melanosome transfer from melanocytes to keratinocytes.

What should I use niacinamide with?

Per those acne-fighting benefits, niacinamide is often paired with salicylic acid, a beta-hydroxy acid that’s a mainstay in acne products, says Dr. Frieling. Combining niacinimadie’s oil-reducing prowess with salicylic acid’s ability to dissolve excess oil is a great way to help keep pores clear and breakouts at bay.

Should I use niacinamide before or after moisturizer?

If you are adding a niacinamide treatment into your routine, use it after cleansing, toning, and any exfoliants and before your moisturizer or sunscreen.

Do you use niacinamide everyday?

For best results, use leave-on niacinamide products and apply them to cleansed skin twice daily. That might mean you apply a toner with niacinamide immediately after cleansing to rehydrate and replenish skin.

What can you not mix with ordinary niacinamide?

We do not recommend combining Vitamin C (L-Ascorbic Acid, Ethylated L-Ascorbic Acid or Vitamin C Derivatives) with Niacinamide with Direct or Ethylated Vitamin C, and Vitamin C Derivatives due to the formation of a salt complex that has the potential to reduce the integrity of both compounds.

Can I use niacinamide at night?

If using a niacinamide serum, apply before heavier creams or oils and avoid mixing with vitamin C (as it can minimise its effects). Niacinamide can be used both morning and night.

Is niacinamide good for blackheads?

Niacinamide may be helpful for severe acne, especially inflammatory forms like papules and pustules. Over time, you may see fewer lesions and improved skin texture.

Do you put niacinamide on wet skin?

DO apply to damp skin This means that applying serum to wet skin can help quicken or enhance absorption of vitamins and nutrients in the formula.

Where do you put niacinamide on skincare routine?

Apply niacinamide moisturiser at the end of your skin care routine: Many pore refinining and anti-aging moisturisers now include niacinamide. These moisturisers should be applied toward the end of your skincare regime, after cleansing, toning and serums, but before sun protection and makeup.