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Vitamin C, in the form of L-ascorbic acid, magnesium ascorbyl phosphate (MAP), or ascorbyl palmitate, has been proven time and time again as a skin transforming ingredient.  It is an antioxidant, a skin brightener, and an anti aging work horse that promotes great skin that glows. file5901261897503

As an antioxidant vitamin C protects your skin from free radical attacks.  Free radicals are unstable molecules that steal atoms from healthy cells causing damage and destruction in their path.  Vitamin C has the ability to stop free radicals in their tracks and keeps them from damaging your skin cells.

As a skin brightener vitamin C counteracts the oxidative process that causes pigmentation changes in the skin.  It helps to create a more even skin tone and instills a beautiful glow.

As an anti-aging work horse vitamin C penetrates deep within the skin where it increases the production of collagen and elastin.  These two crucial proteins are the building blocks of your skin.  When they become brittle you see the damage as fine lines and wrinkles.  By stimulating your collagen and elastin your lines and wrinkles are plumped up from the inside and new ones are averted.

Devita C Serum (USA)

This 17% vitamin C serum protects your skin from free radicals, improves your skin tone and elasticity, and softens lines and wrinkles.  It’s 100% vegan, paraben free, and is never tested on animals.

Devita C

Aloe barbadensis (certified organic aloe vera gel), Camellia sinensis (Japanese green tea) leaf extract, Ricinus communis (castor) seed oil, Citric acid, L-ascorbic acid (vitamin C), Magnesium ascorbyl phosphate, Medica limonum (lemon) peel oil, Citrus aurantium dulcis (orange) peel oil, Ubiquinone (CoQ10), D-beta glucosamine.

Oro Gold 24K Vitamin C Booster Facial Serum (France)

24K Gold flakes are combined with vitamins C and E to speed up cell regeneration, increase oxygen flow to the face, restore elasticity, firm sagging skin, reduce wrinkles, and brighten your complexion.

Oro Gold Vitamin C

water (aqua), isopropyl palmitate, glycerin, squalane, cetearyl alcohol, glceryl stearate, cyclomethicone, tocopheryl acetate (Vitamin E), ceteth-20, dimethiconol, ascorbic acid (Vitamin C), PEG-40 hydrogenated castor oil, triticum vulgare (wheat germ) oil, aloe barbadensis leaf extract, 24K gold, glycosaminoglycans, citrus aurantium, dulcis (orange) fruit extract, laminaria japonica (seaweed) extract, carbomer, acrylates/C10-30 alkyl acrylate crosspolymer, triethanolamine

Adovia Dead Sea Mineral Lift Serum (Dead Sea)

This highly concentrated serum infuses your skin with vitamin C, Dead Sea minerals, green tea, and seaweed to firm, tighten, brighten, protect, and reduce lines and wrinkles.

Adovia Serum 

Demineralised Water (Aqua) & Dead Sea Water, Butylene Glycol,Glyceryl Polymethacrylate, Propylene Glycol & Chamomile (Anthemis Nobilis) Extract & Algae Extract & Papaya (Carica Papaya) Extract & Camellia Oleifera Extract (Green Tea) & Aloe Vera (Barbadensis) Gel, Glycerin, Sodium Lactate, Lactic Acid, C 13-14 Isoparaffin, Polysorbate 20, Polyacrylamide, Urea, Peg-12 Glyceryl Laurate, Peg-36 Castor Oil, Farnesyl Acetate, Silk Amino Acids, Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) Farnesol, Ethyl Linoleate, Laureth-7, Phenonip, Pvm/Ma Copolymer, Panthenol, Benzophenone-3, Saccharide Hydrolysate, Evening Primrose (Oenothera Biennis) Oil, Magnesium Aspartate, Glycine, Fragrance (Supplement), Sorbitol, Tea-Lactate, Serine, Creatine, Alanine, Orange (Citrus Aurantium Dulcis) Extract, Triethanolamine, Allantoin, Dead Sea Salt, Lauryl Diethylenediaminoglycine, Lauryl Aminopropylglycine, Benzoic Acid, Chlorphenesin, Dehydroacetic Acid, Benzalkonium Chloride, Hyaluronic Acid.

Komenuka Bijin NSK C-10 Essence (Japan)  Essence

This effective skin treatment blends vitamin C with rice bran, sake enzymes, and herbs to minimize pores and blemishes while improving skin texture and lightening skin tone to reveal a brighter and more clarified complexion after just one week. C-10 Essence

Water, disodium ascorbyl sulfate, Pentylene glycol, Butylene glycol, Citric acid, Sodium hydroxide, Hydrolyzed rice extract, Rose extract, Sake, Enzyme, Mylbery root extract, Peony root extract, Scutellaria baicalensis extractm Saxifraga sarmentosa extract, Sophora angustifolia extract, Glycerin, Hydrogenated lecithin, Sunrose, Lysolecithin, Phenoxyethanol, Penasodium pentetate, Sodium PCA, Alpha arbutin, Glycosphingolipids, Sodium lactate, Magnesium ascorbyl phosphate.

Written by Victoria Girard
Victoria Girard helps women all over the world improve their skin with powerful tools such as red LED light therapy, natural skin care products, and tips on living a healthy lifestyle.