Vitamin C stimulates collagen synthesis so is a essential active for age defying creams, lotions, gels and serums.
The enhanced collagen production increase the firmness of the skin giving a lifting effect.
It also stimulates the renewal of fibroblasts.
It protects the cells from free radical damage as it is an excellent antioxidant that is water soluble.
Excellent for brightening a dull skin tone and evening out the complexion.
At higher levels, it can be used to lighten hyperpigmentation and age spots on the skin.
Ideal to use in products for around the eye area as it helps to diminish fine lines and wrinkles as well as brighten the area. Great choice for using on sun damaged skin.
It will reduce the appearance of acne scars as well as help to combat acne without drying out the skin.