Licorice Root Extract

Collection: Licorice Root Extract

The Soothing and Brightening Power of Licorice Root is unleashed in Skincare

USTAWI’s 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. Learn more

Licorice root is one of our powerful weapons against hyperpigmentation

Licorice root, long valued in skincare for its incredible anti-inflammatory and melanin-inhibiting properties, makes it an ideal ingredient for anyone seeking to reduce hyperpigmentation and soothe sensitive skin USTAWI’s licorice root skincare collection is not only about addressing skin issues; it's about nurturing your skin with the loving care it deserves.

Did you know that Licorice Root extract was used in medicinal drinks for pharaohs in ancient Egypt? It was also a go-to anti-inflammatory in traditional medicine in ancient Greece, across China, and the Middle East.

Thanks to its anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties, licorice root extract is an ideal skincare ingredient for its remarkable ability to suit even sensitive skin types and gently sooth skin.

Licorice Root Extract Skin Advice and Frequent Questions

What are the primary benefits of licorice root extract in skincare?

Licorice root extract is renowned for its anti-inflammatory and skin brightening properties. It helps in reducing hyperpigmentation, evening out skin tone, and calming irritated skin. The active compound Glabridin in licorice root also inhibits melanin production, making it effective against dark spots.

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.

Are there any side effects of using licorice root extract on the skin?

Licorice root extract is generally safe and well-tolerated by most skin types. However, as with any skincare ingredient, it is possible for some individuals to experience sensitivity. We recommend patch testing any new product before full application.

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.