Vitamin C, or ascorbic acid or L-ascorbic acid, is an essential nutrient that is not produced by our body, but it has to be supplemented. Vitamin C is fit to be used for all skin types. It is an all-in-one magical vitamin that is beneficial for treating various problems of the skin. It is 20 times more powerful when applied topically instead of the intake. Vitamin C is mainly found in citric fruits.
- Vitamin C helps in melanin production in the skin, which makes the skin free from hyper pigmentation.
- It raises the collagen levels and prevents the skin from premature aging.
- It is an antioxidant hence, safeguards the skin from free radical damage.
- Vitamin C encourages cell turnover and regeneration, which is lessened because of the damage caused to skin by the sun's exposure.
Raises the collagen levels and prevents the skin from premature aging.
Improves skin elasticity leading to wrinkle-free and younger-looking skin.
Keeps the skin hydrated and moisturized for a longer period.
It also helps in melanin production in the skin, which makes the skin free from hyperpigmentation.