Niacinamide has many known benefits for the skin (healthline):
Immunity. Niacinamide helps build keratin, a type of protein that keeps your skin firm and healthy.
Lipid barrier. Niacinamide can help your skin grow a ceramide (lipid) barrier, which can, in turn, helps retain moisture. This is beneficial for all skin types, especially if you have eczema or mature skin.
Minimizes redness and blotchiness. Niacinamide reduces inflammation, which may help ease redness from eczema, acne, and other inflammatory skin conditions.
Minimizes pore appearance. Keeping skin smooth and moisturizedTrusted Source may have a secondary benefit — a natural reduction in pore size over time.
Regulates oil. The benefits of moisture retention aren’t just for those with dry skin types. Niacinamide can also help regulate the amount of oil the sebaceous glands produce and prevent your glands from going into overdrive.
Protects against sun damage. Niacinamide can concurrently rebuild healthy skin cells while also protecting them from damage caused by ultraviolet rays.
Treats hyperpigmentation. Some research has found 5 percent niacinamide concentrations can be helpful in lightening dark spots. Benefits were seen after four weeks, but not beyond two months. This benefit may be due to increased collagen production.
Minimizes fine lines and wrinkles. Research has also found that the same concentration was helpful in reducing some signs of sun damage that come with aging. This includes fine lines and wrinkles.
Protects against oxidative stress. Niacinamide helps build cells in the skin while also protecting them from environmental stresses, such as sunlight, pollution, and toxins.
Treats acne. 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.
Zinc oxide has been found to have the following uses and benefits:
- Helping to lower skin inflammation associated with rashes, allergies or irritation (including diaper rash)
- Providing broad-spectrum sun protection that prevents burns (including on photo-sensitive skin)
- Aiding in recovery of burns and damaged tissue
- Helping to treat acne breakouts
- Keeping moisture locked into dry skin
- Lowering inflammatory dermatoses (including rosacea)
- Treating pigmentary disorders (melasma)
- Preventing aging of the skin
- Improving synthesis of collagen and forming of new connective tissue
Ceramides help create a barrier to prevent permeability. This locks moisture into your skin, which helps prevent dryness and irritation. It may also help protect your epidermis from environmental damage. These benefits may have anti-aging effects.
The Tinted Moisturizer with SPF 20 is formulated Gluten Free, Allergen-Free and Vegan.
Distilled Water, White 100% Pure Petrolatum, Aloe Vera, Equisetum Arvense Extract, Withania Somnifera Extract, Emulsifying Wax, Polysorbate 60, Vegetable Glycerin, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Titanium Dioxide, Tocopheryl Acetate, Iron Oxide, Chromium Oxide, Magnesium Sulfate, Hyaluronic Acid, Urea USP, Ceteareth-20, EDTA, Stearic Acid, Synthetic Cetyl Alcohol, Sodium PCA, Propylene Glycol, Ceramide, Niacinamide, Mica, Lingonberry Extract
Net Weight: 30ml / 1oz.
Shelf-life: 12 months after opening.