Bakuchiol is a plant-derived compound that has gained popularity in skincare for its potential benefits as a natural alternative to retinol. Extracted from the seeds of the Psoralea corylifolia plant, bakuchiol is often used for its anti-aging properties, aiming to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles without the potential side effects associated with retinoids.




Bakuchiol is sourced from the Babchi plant (Psoralea corylifolia), native to Eastern Asia. It has been traditionally used in Ayurvedic medicine and is now utilized in skincare formulations for its skin-friendly properties.


Bakuchiol is generally well-tolerated by most skin types, including sensitive skin. It is considered a gentler alternative to retinol, making it suitable for those who may experience irritation or sensitivity with traditional retinoids.



Bakuchiol is known for its ability to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, similar to retinol, but with a potentially lower risk of irritation.

Collagen Production

It may stimulate collagen synthesis, contributing to improved skin elasticity and firmness.

Antioxidant Properties

Bakuchiol exhibits antioxidant properties, helping to protect the skin from oxidative stress and environmental damage.