Vitamin C for Skin
Vitamin C also known as Ascorbic Acid or L-ascorbic Acid is known for being a powerful antioxidant. It is also reguarded as fantastic for anti-ageing keeping our skin looking younger.
Benefits of Vitamin C
Boosts collagen production
Evens out skin tone and helps with areas of pigmentation
Helps protect the skin from sun damage acting like a 'cellular bodyguard'
Fights free radicals that cause damage to our skin cells
When applying products to your skin the typical rule is to apply thinnist product to thickest.
Vitamin C can come in many forms and is often included in serums and moisturisers.
Apply this after you have cleansed and toned your skin, if you have a moisturiser apply after any serums or targeted treatment products.
To keep your Vitamin C serum from degrading, keep it away from sunlight, keep it airtight and keep it cool.
Anti-ageing benefits will always be boosted by the additional application of sun protection - usually the last product you'd apply as part of your morning regime.