Vitamin C

What benefits does Vitamin C offer your skin? 
 
Oh you know it just helps promotes a youthful GLOW!

Fights free radical damage: Vitamin C is an anti-oxidant.  Anti-oxidants help fight free radical damage from our environment like; smog, cigarette smoke, poor diet, dust, and pollution.

Stimulates collagen production: Vitamin C is ESSENTIAL for collagen production. "Vitamin C is the essential cofactor for the two enzymes required for collagen synthesisprolyl hydroxylase (to stabilize the collagen molecule) and lysyl hydroxylase (to give structural strength cross-linking)."-sciencedirect.com

Lightens Hyperpigmentation:  It also inhibits melanin production in the skin, which helps to lighten hyperpigmentation and brown spots, even out skin tone, promoting a youthful glow!

 

Papaya: is rich in nutrients, essential fatty acids, and anti-oxidants because of papaya's naturally high vitamin A, C, and E concentrations. Certain anti-oxidants including those found in papaya can help provide a person’s skin with the protection and moisture it needs. - Diana Ralys

Watermelon Extract: known for being rich in vitamin C, amino acids, and lycopene, a powerful antioxidant that’s great for sun-damaged skin. It’s also known to promote cell regeneration and moisturize. -Diana Ralys

Rosehip : Brightens and evens out the skin, regenerates and heals, helps with anti-aging, elasticity, and collagen production.

 

Sea Samphire: helps blur imperfections like fine lines & wrinkles while helping skin regain a smooth, unclogged finish. With proven benefits comparable to retinol, Samphire is the plant-derived alternative to a standard 1% retinol serum. It also has high levels of Vitamin C and other essential antioxidants that help safeguard skin against free radicals known to cause premature aging. -Ali Perry Hatch

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