What Does Niacinamide Do? And Are You Using Too Much?


When was the last time you took a thorough look at the labels on the products in your skincare routine? Are you using too much of any one ingredient? You might be surprised to find out that you probably are. With the rise of individual ingredient serums that allow users to create a cocktail that targets their unique issues and concerns, many beauty consumers are adopting the role of chemist in their bathrooms each morning and evening. But that may not always be a good thing, especially when it comes to three beloved “hero” ingredients that are popping up everywhere: niacinamide, hyaluronic acid and vitamin C. 

Yes, these ingredients can work wonders—but they can also irritate your skin if you overdo it. And considering their rise in popularity, they are probably already in some of your other products—like your cleaner and moisturizer—so you probably…

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