The Benefits of Vitamin C for Your Skin

Sophia D'Urso

Global Consumer Experience

3 min read

Skincare Education

Discover the benefits of using Vitamin C in your skincare routine.

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Whether you’re a skincare newbie or skincare junkie, you’ve heard of this #trending ingredient: vitamin C. This holy-grail skincare ingredient has a reputation of supporting bright skin and promoting even skin tone. Hoping to bring vitamin C into your skincare routine? Read on to learn more about vitamin C's skincare benefits and how it fits into your everyday routine.

What is vitamin C?

Considered one of the most effective antioxidants, vitamin C helps to brighten, tone, and protect the skin. It occurs in a variety of natural sources, including oranges, lemons, and grapefruits.

What are the benefits of vitamin C?

The addition of our vitamin C skincare products to your routine will help support your skin's overall health. Specifically, vitamin C helps to:

  • Brighten and reduce visible signs of tiredness, leading to more radiant skin
  • Increase smoothness and even the skin tone
  • Hydrate and protect the skin, delivering a healthy-looking glow

Does vitamin C work for all skin types?

As an essential nutrient, vitamin C is a skincare ingredient that is suitable for all skin types. Using vitamin C in your skincare routine can combat dull and tired skin, provide hydration, and improve your skin’s overall tone and texture.

How do I incorporate vitamin C into my skincare routine?

Whether you’re looking for face masks, face serums, facial mists, or facial moisturizers with vitamin C to add your skincare regimen, we’ve got you covered. Get to know our range of vitamin C skincare products to satisfy your unique skin cravings.

Vitamin Nectar Antioxidant Face Serum

Set your skin up for success with our vitamin C serum. This powerful face serum boosts and nourishes the skin with essential vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and hydration for a bright, healthy look. It’s rich in multivitamins: our skin nutrition complex contains a unique blend of vitamin C, vitamin E, vitamin B5, lemon and orange extracts, and minerals that revitalize dull skin for a vibrant, healthy look and soft, smooth texture. Beta-carotene, a powerful antioxidant and a precursor to vitamin A, is added to help ward off damaging free radicals, while jicama root juice hydrates and revitalizes skin. Lastly, chicory root juice has a vitamin D-like effect to help moisturize and protect.

Floral Recovery Redness Reducing Overnight Mask

This hydrating overnight face mask is clinically proven to calm signs of sensitive skin—such as redness, uneven tone, and rough texture—for an even toned complexion. Thoughtfully formulated, passionflower and cornflower help to calm, reduce visible redness, and soothe skin, while peony extract and cherry blossom work to help even skin tone and improve skin’s texture. Vitamin C is added to help brighten and even skin tone. Lastly, squalane helps to smooth, soften, and keep skin balanced.

Hesperides Grapefruit Bath & Shower Gel

Our hydrating shower gel is formulated with refreshing scents of citrus extracts to bathe and soften your skin daily. Vitamin C and vitamin E help to protect, while nourishing shea butter leaves skin soft and hydrated from head to toe.

Looking for more vitamin C-packed skincare products to help brighten or revitalize your skin? Check out the rest of our Vitamin Nectar Collection - a skin nutrition collection featuring a lightweight daily moisturizer and an energizing facial mist. Shop our vitamin C skincare range now!

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Sophia D'Urso

Global Consumer Experience

Written by Sophia D’Urso for Fresh. Sophia is an NYC-based consumer experience specialist and content writer. Sophia has worked as a consumer marketer and writer for years at various brands within the beauty, media, and events industries.