When you think of Vitamin C, the first thing that probably comes to mind is a big glass of orange juice. Clementines, tangerines, Valencia oranges and other citrus fruits are rich in these ascorbic acids, helping to repair and regenerate tissues from the inside out. They also boost iron absorption to prevent anemia and is chock-full of antioxidants to avert cell damage – including the four types of skin cells located in the epidermis: keratinocytes, melanocytes, Merkel cells and Langerhans cells.
When administered topically or ingested orally, Vitamin C boosts skin health in the following ways:
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In addition to changing up your diet or taking supplements, integrating Vitamin C into your skin care routine encourages a brighter, more youthful-looking complexion. When applied topically, it helps treat and prevent the symptoms of aging and hyperpigmentation, as outlined in a study on the Indian Dermatology Online Journal.² You can use serums, infused moisturizers, cleansers and facial sprays for direct absorption.
Looking to boost your skin’s Vitamin C intake to smooth out fine lines and wrinkles? DeVita Skin Care available from The Herb Doctor, offers a nourishing fusion of hyaluronic acids, soothing peptides, amino acids and Vitamin C to boost firmness, restore volume and revive dull coloration. To learn more about vitamin-rich skin care products that fight the signs of aging, book your appointment today.
Devita C-Pro Plus Luxe C17 serum with Aloe-Hyplex
C-Pro Plus firms and lifts as it locks in moisture to help minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles while softening and promoting the natural qualities of youthful skin. Stimulates collagen and elastin synthesis. Your skin will be revitalized and visibly enhanced in just a few short days.
Indication: For minimization of fine lines and wrinkles, increase autoimmune response to free radicalization. Anti Aging.
-Highly concentrated (17%) stabilized topical Vitamin C with pH of 2.8
-Source of Vitamin C is L-Ascorbic acid from all natural organic source.
-Increase of Vit. C from 15% to 17%
We are exposed daily to air pollution, sunlight, smoke and more, all of which create ""free radicals"" which cause chemical reactions, leaving your skin looking aged. These free radicals attack your skins collagen layer, leaving you with fine lines and wrinkles. This process is called, ""photo-aging"". Recent research has shown us that topical Vitamin C can help to improve skin tone and elasticity; helps re-build collagen and improves the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Additionally, studies have shown topical Vitamin C to prevent UV immunosuppression, a leading factor in the prevention of skin
Daily use for face treatment
Ingredients: Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Squalane, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Heptyl Undecylenate, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil, Citrullus Lanatus (Watermelon) Seed Oil, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice*, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate, Salicornia Herbacea Extract, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Oil, Cucurbita Pepo (Pumpkin) Seed Oil, Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Hippophae Rhamnoides Fruit Oil, Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil, Hippophae Rhamnoides Seed Oil, Glycerin, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride