THE BEST VITAMIN C FOR MY FACE

Vitamin C is one of the very effective collagen and elastin stimulators available, with mega anti-aging benefits:

  • - It is a tyrosinase inhibitor - meaning it inhibits the overproduction of melanin. Good for lightening melasma, even skin tone, and prevention of further UVA/UVB damage.
  • - It helps strengthen your capillary walls, great for clients who are prone to rosacea, sensitive skin and the like. But strong forms of Vitamin C such as ascorbic acid can be a little too much for rosacea skins in the initial phase, hence the need for a gentler  Vitamin C such as the form found in the skin matrix antioxidant cream
  • - Vitamin C also regenerates oxidized vitamin E, which in turn helps reduce free radical damage and further cell degradation
  • - Fabulous repairing abilities to the skin for clients who have had their fair share of sun exposure.

Vitamin C is available in many different forms. I believe one of the better forms is Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate. It is fat-soluble so it can penetrate through the lipid membrane of the cell wall very easily. This form of vitamin C is made by taking the natural form of Vitamin C and adding 4 additional molecules to the corners of the molecule. This gives this molecule some very important advantages:

  • - Lipid soluble - penetrates the skin easily
  • - Does not require a low pH to get it to penetrate the skin so it does not sting
  • - It stimulates your skin to make its own natural moisturizers called glycosaminoglycans. Glycosaminoglycans will allow your skin to absorb moisture from your body which reduces the need for applying other moisturizers
  • - It is stable in air and water for up to 18 months which means it will work as an anti-oxidant long after you start using it.

Our favourite product containing Vitamin C are Aspect Extreme C Serum, Alpha-H Vitamin C and Skin Matrix Skin Perfection Serum.

skin perfection serum

Not sure which products are right for you?  

Be rewarded with our Skin Lovers exclusive member discounts, promotions, gift with purchase, competitions, and sales.   

0 comments

Free Delivery Over $50

Price Drop + Match

Loyalty Program

fsdsfsdfs