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10 May 2022

Beta-glucan in skin care

10 May 2022
Beta-glucan in skin care

Are you looking for a moisturizing and soothing ingredient that suits your skin type? Then, we want to tell you about Beta-glucan which works for all skin types and has many good properties. In this article, we explain more about Beta-glucan.

Beta-glucan is a polysaccharide that is usually extracted from oats or yeast. As an ingredient in skin care, it has a moisturizing and very soothing effect on redness and counteracts skin irritations. Beta-glucan also acts as an antioxidant, which means that it eliminates harmful free radicals. The ingredient has a unique molecular structure that is straight and therefore provides good absorbency.

When to use beta-glucan?

It is usually recommended that if you have temporarily irritated skin or itching, you should look for Betaglucan as an ingredient in your skin care products. You can often find the ingredient in products for very sensitive skin, both for the body and for the face.

If you want to counteract premature aging and improve your skin structure, the ingredient is good to look for as it is an antioxidant that can eliminate free radicals.

For those of you who have sores on your face or body, you can use beta-glucan as that ingredient also helps to repair and speed up the healing process.

Any negative effects with beta-glucan?

There are no known adverse effects with beta-glucan in skin care.

Effects of beta-glucan in skin care:

  • - Calming
  • - Moisturizing
  • - Counteracts irritation
  • - Improves skin structure
  • - Helps wounds to heal
  • - Repairs damaged skin
  • - Helps the skin produce more collagen

Tip! After using your Skin Roller, your skin may become red and irritated. Feel free to use a serum with beta-glucan that has a calming effect. Face - Microneedling Home Treatment includes our Skin Roller, 0.5 mm Face needle head and Rejuvenating Serum X3. The serum contains 2% beta-glucan.