Licorice Root Extract

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What is Licorice Root Extract?

An ancient discovery for wellbeing; nature’s gift that is still used today. Did you know that Licorice Root extract was used in medicinal drinks for pharaohs in ancient Egypt? It was also a key ingredient in traditional medicine in ancient Greece, across China, and the Middle East. It continues to be used in many applications for its potent anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties.

Licorice root is one of our powerful weapons against hyperpigmentation

Ustawi has tapped the ancient wisdom that discovered the anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties of Licorice Root, harnessing its powers to create formulas that gently and effectively combat hyperpigmentation.

Ustawi products feature 100% natural Licorice Root, packed with the active ingredient “Glabridin”, a strong inhibitor of melanin production which also prevents irritation and the aging effects of oxidation in the skin. Glabridin is the ideal skincare ingredient, powerful against hyperpigmentation while remarkably gentle, even for sensitive skin types to soothe the skin.

Ustawi’s perfect balance of power and nurturing delivers real results for anyone seeking to reduce hyperpigmentation and soothe sensitive skin.

Common questions about Licorice Root Extract

Is licorice root extract suitable for all skin types?

Yes, licorice root extract is generally suitable for all skin types. Its natural soothing properties make it particularly beneficial for sensitive and irritated skin, while its ability to regulate oil production is advantageous for oily and combination skin types.

Can I use licorice root extract products to treat acne scars and dark spots?

Absolutely! Licorice root extract is effective in lightening acne scars and dark spots due to its ability to inhibit melanin production. Regular use of products containing licorice root extract can result in a visible reduction of these blemishes.

How often should I use USTAWI’s licorice root extract skincare products?

For optimal results, it is recommended to use USTAWI’s licorice root extract skincare products as part of your daily skincare routine. The specific usage frequency may vary depending on the product type – refer to individual product instructions for guidance.

How long does it take to see results from using USTAWI’s licorice root skincare products?

While individual results may vary, many users start noticing improvements in skin tone and texture within a few weeks of consistent use. For best results, we recommend continuous use, as part of a full skincare routine of USTAWI products.