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The 7 Best Bakuchiol Skincare Products That Work Just Like Retinol

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    Taking care of one’s skin and indulging in self-care, Retinol must be a common name heard and seen. So what exactly is retinol and what’s all the fuss about? Retinol is nothing but a Vitamin A derivative that helps in anti-aging and acne issues. Did you know that there’s a nature’s alternative to retinol? It is what is called Bakuchiol and is trending in the skincare industry. It is a plant extract derived out of seeds and leaves of the Psoralea Corylifolia plant found in Eastern Asia. We have done some research and curated the best Bakuchiol serums available in India. Check them out!

    Skin Smoothening Serum - Bakuchiol Extract

    Skin Smoothening Serum

    Skin Smoothening Serum

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    Looking for some plant-based serum that will give you the baby smooth skin? Check out the Skin Smoothening Serum with Bakuchiol extract by Earth Rhythm, an indie organic skincare brand. The serum is made with bakuchiol extract that helps in firming the skin, removing wrinkles and fine lines, and dealing with acne along with grapeseed oil and blue tansy oil that helps calm the skin. You can now buy it on their website plus it is vegan!

    Pro Tip: This one is fragrance free and has Blue Tansy Oil which as cooling and calming properties to soothe angry and irritated skin. 

    Rating: 4.5/5 on their own website as this one isn't as freely available on other platforms. 

    Face Oil With Bakuchiol And Vitamin E By The Moms Co.

    Natural Age Control Face Oil With Bakuchiol And Vitamin E

    Natural Age Control Face Oil With Bakuchiol And Vitamin E

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    Who doesn’t like fresh, rejuvenated, and flawless skin? As easy as it is to dream about it, it is equally tough to take care of your skin and it sometimes is also a bit time-consuming. To make things easy, we suggest you try the The Moms Co. Natural Age Control Face Oil With Bakuchiol And Vitamin E. The Moms Co is a natural and toxin-free brand and has other ingredients including Chia Seed Oil for its anti-ageing, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, Sea Buckthorn Oil that helps with skin regeneration and repairing and Vitamin E that is an antioxidant that helps to rejuvenate your skin as 

    Pro Tip: For maximum benefits, use this one every night before bed and make sure it leave it overnight. 

    Rating: A good 4.9/5 on Nykaa and 4.3/5 on Amazon


    Bakuchiol Plant Retinol Crème By Lotus Organics+

    Bakuchiol Plant Retinol Crème By Lotus Organics+

    Bakuchiol Plant Retinol Crème By Lotus Organics+

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    Acne can sometimes really be like that uncalled guest who pops up when you least expect it. It sometimes is a dream to have clear, acne-free skin but with products like this cream from Lotus Organics+, it gets a bit easier. With added Horse Chestnut Oil that has solid anti-oxidant properties as well as good for the veins and blood flow.

    Pro Tip: Make sure you apply this in an upward motion until it's evenly absorbed. 

    Rating: 4.4/5 on Nykaa and 4/5 on Amazon 

    Serum Absolut- Bakuchiol & Blue-light Rescue By Daughter Earth

    Serum Absolut- Bakuchiol & Blue Light Rescue

    Serum Absolut- Bakuchiol & Blue Light Rescue

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    One of the recent trending products and loved by beauty bloggers as well is the Serum Absolut- Bakuchiol & Blue-light Rescue by Daughter Earth. Daughter Earth is another indie and natural skincare brand that makes products that are gentle on the skin and effective at the same time. The serum is made with plant-based retinol alternative that is Bakuchiol, and blue-light rescue actives that are clinically proven to help your skin. It is also vegan, cruelty-free and fragrance-free. You can buy this serum on their website at INR 2,195.

    Pro Tip: If you're wondering what blue-light rescue is, then know that if you stare at your phone or computer for too long, it protects you from digital device radiation.

    Rating: 4.6 on Amazon

    Beyond Retinol Creamy Serum by Imagine Dermatology

    Imagine Dermatology Bakuchiol Better Than Retinol Anti-Aging Anti Wrinkle Cream Serum with Hyaluronic Acid Unmatched G3 L (Large, 2 fl oz/59.4 ml): Amazon.in: Beauty

    Imagine Dermatology Bakuchiol Better Than Retinol Anti-Aging Anti Wrinkle Cream Serum with Hyaluronic Acid Unmatched G3 L (Large, 2 fl oz/59.4 ml): Amazon.in: Beauty

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    Tired of skin damage due and want a sort of magic potion that will help your skin glow? Try the Beyond Retinol Creamy Serum by Imagine Dermatology. Made with Bakuchiol, Hyaluronic Acid, this product works as a great anti-aging anti-wrinkle cream serum. People have reviewed that this product has made their skin softer and clear.

    Pro Tip: You can now buy this serum on Amazon India and treat your skin right. And yes, it's slightly expensive, but useful!

    Rating: 4.4 on Amazon, but this one is very much more pharmaceutical than most others on this list, so make sure you ask a doctor first.

    Plum 1% Retinol Face Serum With Bakuchiol

    Plum 1% Retinol Face Serum With Bakuchiol

    Plum 1% Retinol Face Serum With Bakuchiol

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    This one by vegan brand Plum is ideal for all skin types, and works well for anyone on the move as it is quick absorbing and non-greasy. The serum is, of course, free of synthetic colours, artificial fragrances, essential oils and phthalates.

    Pro Tip: Make sure to follow this one up with a moisturiser if you use it at night, and sunscreen during the day (even when you can see the sun!).

    Rating: 4.4 on Nykaa with most reviews saying it "works wonders!", and 4/5 on Amazon.

    Bakuchiol & Peptide Serum By Dr. Sheth's

    Dr. Sheth's Bakuchiol & Peptide Serum

    Dr. Sheth's Bakuchiol & Peptide Serum

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    A popular skincare brand on and off LBB, Dr. Sheth's Bakuchiol & Peptide Serum even has Niacinamide and evening primrose oil that will help in nourishing and repairing the skin. As with all Dr Sheth's products, this one too is paraben-free, vegan, non-toxic, sulphate free and apparently pregnancy safe too.

    Pro Tip: Make sure you use this on your neck and face only after cleansing and toning.

    Rating: Nykaa has this one at 3.6/5 and Amazon at 4.6/5