7 Vitamin C Serums That Could Transform Your Skin
The vitamin that makes your orange juice so damn nutritious also happens to be one the the most powerful players in skincare. Obvi, we're talking about vitamin C serum.
Apart from being your saving grace during a cold that just won't quit, the vitamin can help brighten dark spots, even out skin tone, and support collagen production. In other words, there's a reason why there are so many serums with Vitamin C — it's a versatile ingredient that can work wonders for your skin.
Whether your derm recommended adding one to your routine, or your friend is swearing by her vitamin C splurge and you want in on the hype, we got your back. We made the shopping exercise way less confusing by highlighting a few of the best out right now.
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No7 Youthful Vitamin C Fresh Radiance Essence
At less than $20, you can't really beat the price of this radiance-boosting vitamin C-based serum, which promises results in two weeks.
Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare C + Collagen Brighten & Firm Serum
Your secret to curing dull winter skin? This serum, which not only helps prevent the formation of fine lines and wrinkles, but evens out your skin tone and gives it that healthy glow you've been missing since August.
Drunk Elephant C-Firma Day Serum
This L-ascorbic acid-based serum delivers on warding off free radicals and the signs of aging, but it's also made with pumpkin ferment extract and pomegranate enzyme to exfoliate dead skin cells sitting on the surface of your skin.
BeautyRx Skincare Triple Vitamin C Serum
Three different forms of vitamin C are at work in this little bottle—but you can also count on it for amping up the moisture levels of your skin, thanks to the infusion of vitamin E.
SkinCeuticals C E Ferulic Serum
Now this is a powerful one. It's made with vitamin C and E, as well as ferulic acid to help those two components do their jobs of neutralizing free radicals and improving the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles way better. It also keeps working on your skin for 72 hours.
Sunday Riley C.E.O. Rapid Flash Brightening Serum
Sunday Riley's 15 percent vitamin C serum delivers all the anti-aging benefits you'd hope for, while reducing redness and gently exfoliating the surface of your skin.
DIOR Capture Youth Glow Booster Age-Delay Illuminating Serum
Dior just one-upped your glass of orange juice with a serum that's made with murunga plum, a fruit that the brand claims is 100 times more concentrated in vitamin C than oranges. That, combined with AHAs and antioxidant-rich ingredients, makes this glow-boosting tonic a must-have for winter.