What it is
Bakuchiol is found in the seeds and leaves of the plant Psoralea corylifolia.
What it does
Bakuchiol has antioxidant properties and a retinol-like effect. It can stimulate collagen production, improve skin’s elasticity and firmness as well as fine lines and wrinkles, and reduce dark spots.
In addition, it has anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties that make it an effective acne treatment.
Bakuchiol is generally considered to be safe.