N-acetyl glucosamine is a compound with a wealth of uses for improving skin condition. It is a known precursor to hyaluronic acid, a major component of skin structure. Hyaluronic acid is essential for hydration and n-acetyl glucosamine has been shown to increase moisture. N-acetyl glucosamine helps heal wounds, increase collagen, and reduce acne. It reduces hyperpigmentation, especially when combined with niacinamide, a member of the vitamin B3 family. It has anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties which allow it to help heal and prevent sun damage. Overall, this compound can help prevent premature aging and reduce signs of aging, such as wrinkles, especially when combined with niacinamide.
Cosmetic Benefits of Niacinamide Acid Powder:
- Stimulate HA production
- Moisturizing and hydration
- Treat hyperpigmentation
- Wound healing support
- Stimulate collagen production
- Scar care
- Sun damage repair
- Sun damage protection
- Increase skin elasticity
- Reduce fine lines and wrinkles
- Matrix metalloproteinases [MMP] inhibitors
CAS NUM: 10036-64-3
INCI Name: Acetyl glucosamine
Source: ALL commercially produced Glucosamine, including ours, is manufactured from the shells of crabs and shrimps.
Percentage Purity : 99%
Compatibility: Niacinamide and other skin lighteners.
pH Range: 3-7
Colour & Appearance: White powder
Grade: Cosmetic Grade
Recommended Usage: 1-8% (Recommended 4% Glucosamine with 2% Niacinamide)
Mixing Method: Add to water phase of formula or directly into a finished cream or cream base.
Melting Temperature: May be processed at temperatures up to 70⁰ C.
Application: For products to reduce wrinkles, whitening to clear skin in the form of a gel, serum, lotion or cream.
Country of Origin: USA
Packaging: Our powders are packed in water proof zip lock pouches avoid spillage.
Recommended Storage: Our powders should be stored in cool temperatures away from direct sunlight and moisture in an airtight container. (Current Lot will expire: 09-2025)
DISCLAIMER: All SOPHIX NATURAL PRODUCTS are for external use only unless otherwise STATED. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.