Sytenol® A, The True Bakuchiol is Now APPROVED for use in China

Sytheon is pleased to announce that Sytenol® A (INCI: Bakuchiol) has been accepted as a new cosmetic ingredient and is the ONLY approved Bakuchiol for use in the Chinese marketplace. Sytenol® A has been categorized as a low-risk ingredient with the following characteristics:

  •  Function: antioxidant and skin conditioner
  •  Applications: skincare, scalp care and lip products

Sytenol® A is a natural, vegan-friendly, retinol alternative that has the same benefits as retinol without the drawbacks. Clinically tested at the University of California and peer reviewed in the British Journal of Dermatology, this multi-functional active is incorporable in both day and night cosmetic products.

About Sytheon

Sytheon is an innovative research-based company committed to developing high performance active ingredients for personal care since 2006. Every product in Sytheon’s portfolio is inspired by nature. All products are scientifically and clinically validated to improve the health and beauty of the skin. Sytheon features ingredients that combat aging and pollution, promotes well aging and hydration, provides solutions for problem skin, and augments skin defenses against UV or blue light.

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Sytenol® A, The True Bakuchiol is Now

APPROVED for use in China