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Bolden Ingredient Spotlight: Niacinamide

Bolden Ingredient Spotlight: Niacinamide

by Chinelo And Ndidi

One of our favorite ingredients is Niacinamide, also known as nicotinamide. It is an active form of vitamin B3 (niacin) and is used both orally and topically. It is a water-soluble vitamin which means it is not stored in the body, so must be ingested or applied topically with some regularity to continue to get the benefits.

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pH Basics and how it affects your skin

pH Basics and how it affects your skin

by Chinelo And Ndidi

pH which stands for Potential of Hydrogen (yeah, some of us daydreamed during chem class!) is a measure of the acidity or alkalinity of a substance. The pH scale ranges from 0 to 14 with 0 being the most acidic and 14, most alkaline. 7 is considered neutral.

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