Lecithin is a natural ingredient produced from the oil of the soybean or chestnut-brown. It is a rich source of Chlorine and Vitamin B3 that further enhances your skin and hair.
It has a honey-like consistency and it can be used in creams and lotions in a concentration of 0.5 to 5%. Although there are liquid Lecithin, it is recommended to buy the soy-based Lecithin.
Lecithin Skin Uses
- Lecithin works as an antioxidant, combating the free radicals that are responsible for quick aging.
- Lecithin can also combat some skin problems like dry skin, acne, psoriasis, and others
- Lecithin will make your face look beautiful and younger by stimulating the production of collagen in your skin
- Lecithin will make your skin to look younger and brighter
Lecithin Hair Uses
- Lecithin will make your hair straightening procedure easier and effortless
- Lecithin with other natural oils like coconut, olive, argan, and Castor oil can reverse damaged hair
- Lecithin is able to promote hair growth
- Lecithin will cure your brittle and dry hair problem
Lecithin Side Effects
- If you’re allergic to egg or soy, you may want to carry out a patch test before using a Lecithin-based product on your skin and hair
- The Chlorine content in Lecithin is minute and cannot cause any damage to your health