Not only is it an essential ingredient for the body, Vitamin C is also a powerful antioxidant that gives the skin many benefits. So how to care for the skin with Vitamin C to achieve the best effect, which vitamin C-containing product should I choose? In the following article, Paula’s Choice will provide information to clarify these issues. Join us to explore!
A brief overview of the benefits of Vitamin C
To get an overview to help you care for your skin with scientific Vitamin C, Paula’s Choice will recall the main benefits for the body and skin of this “golden” ingredient as follows:
- Vitamin C helps strengthen the immune system, support the detoxification process, prevent cardiovascular disease, anti-oxidant, strengthen the absorption of iron in food.
- Skin care with Vitamin C is also ideal because of its ability to stimulate collagen proliferation, inhibit pigment cells, thereby helping to fade brown spots, melasma, freckles, dark spots, improve wrinkles and reverse aging chemical. In particular, this ingredient also helps neutralize free radicals that adversely affect health and skin caused by environmental factors.
Although Vitamin C is essential, the body cannot produce it on its own and you can only absorb it from the outside.
How should I take care of my skin with Vitamin C?
There are many different ways to nourish the skin with Vitamin C such as:
- Adopt a diet with foods containing Vitamin C
- Use vitamin C tablets
- Use skin care products with Vitamin C ingredients.
In general, the body as well as the skin get certain benefits from the above methods depending on the amount and formulation.
However, based on the amount of Vitamin C absorbed from food alone, the changes in the skin are almost imperceptible. On the market, there are many oral tablets containing Vitamin C with the function of brightening skin / increasing resistance, but you should consult a specialist before intending to find these ways.
Meanwhile, Vitamin C contained in skin care formulas is benign, mild and safe for almost all skin types. Skin care with Vitamin C serum or cosmetic products containing Vitamin C is therefore favored and trusted by most beauty believers by scientific and effective criteria.
Steps to skin care with Vitamin C
Skin care with Vitamin C with cosmetics is actually not too difficult even if you do not have much skin care experience. At Paula’s Choice, we have researched and created formulas containing Vitamin C for each skin condition, each skin problem. You can refer to the following steps:
Step 1: Let the skin get used to Vitamin C
If your skin has never used Vitamin C before and is wondering about the suitability of your skin, using low-concentration Vitamin C cream/essence products would be ideal. Specifically, we recommend products such as:
- Resist Anti-Aging Clear Skin Hydrator Resist Anti-Aging Clear Skin Hydrator
Besides Vitamin C, the product also contains main ingredients such as Niacinamide, Vitamin E to help achieve maximum moisturizing effect while improving skin tone, repelling signs of aging.
- Resist Ultra light Super Antioxidant Concentrate Serum
Researched for oily/combination skin that is experiencing signs of aging, the product has a thin, light texture, quickly absorbed, non-sticky, helps to supplement Vitamin C and essential nutrients to nourish the skin. Healthy on the inside, radiant on the outside.
- Resist Super Antioxidant Concentrate Serum is an intensive anti-aging serum for dry skin
Possessing a formula containing abundant natural antioxidants and vitamins C, A and E that are beneficial for the regeneration and proliferation of collagen, the essence product has the ability to improve and prevent signs of aging. Aging gives you youthful, smooth skin.
Every concentration of Vitamin C offers amazing benefits to the skin. In addition to products containing added Vitamin C, at Paula’s Choice, we have also researched and created a special cream formula with Vitamin C at 5% concentration: Skin whitening moisturizer and Collagen C5 Super Boost Moisturizer. 5% Vitamin C with almighty ingredients such as Peptide, Polyglutamic Acid, Squalane Oil have the ability to visibly improve the appearance of the skin:
- Brightens, evens skin tone and improves signs of aging caused by environmental damage
- Strengthens skin’s natural protective barrier and improves firmness
- Prevents moisture loss and enhances skin’s ability to retain water over time
- Repels the appearance of future signs of aging
Step 2: Focus on improving skin with Vitamin C
Vitamin C skin care with highly concentrated treatment products is our advice to you to visibly improve the problems of hyperpigmentation, dull skin, and less smoothness. The following Paula’s Choice Vitamin C serum duo is a good candidate for you:
- C15 Super Booster Anti -aging and brightening essence
Concentration of 15% Vitamin C with Vitamin E and a variety of beneficial nutrients, the product will quickly improve uneven skin tone, resurface skin, give you a fresh, radiant appearance.
- C25 Super Booster Premium Skin Brightening Cream
Brightening skin with Vitamin C concentrations as high as 25% can make you afraid. However, with an outstanding list of main ingredients and an abundance of moisturizing ingredients, natural extracts to soothe the skin, C25 Super Booster is completely incapable of causing dryness and irritation.
In particular, the product targets stubborn defects such as dark spots, freckles, wrinkles and deep wrinkles.
Step 3: Enhance the effectiveness of skin care with combo duos
Each skin has its own characteristics and adaptability to different cosmetic formulations. Plus, just nourishing your skin with Vitamin C isn’t enough. Depending on your skin condition, you need to listen to your skin to find the perfect skincare routine with Vitamin C and other ingredients/products.
Vitamin C + Niacinamide: Shrink pores, even skin tone
Products containing Niacinamide: 10% Niacinamide Booster or Clinical Niacinamide 20% Treatment
Directions for use: Use Vitamin C in the morning, Niacinamide at night or Vitamin C first, Niacinamide after.
Vitamin C + Hyaluronic Acid: Deeply hydrates and smooths skin
Products containing Hyaluronic Acid: Hyaluronic Acid Booster
Directions for use: After cleansing, toning and removing dead skin cells, apply Vitamin C first, Hyaluronic Acid after.
Vitamin C + Tranexamic Acid: Improve pigmentation and reverse aging
Products containing Tranexamic Acid: Clinical Discoloration Repair Serum
Directions for use: After cleansing, toner, and dead cells, apply Vitamin C first and then Tranexamic Acid or use these two ingredients alternately in the morning and evening skin care routine.
Vitamin C + Retinol: Brightening skin, comprehensive anti-aging
Dubbed the all-powerful ingredient that acts as a cell-boosting coach, Retinol will work with Vitamin C to dramatically improve pigmentation spots and wrinkles on the skin, smoothing and evening skin tone. conspicuously.
Products containing Retinol: Clinical 1% Retinol Treatment Anti-Aging Essence
Directions for use: Use Vitamin C in the morning, Retinol in the evening.
Note when taking care of the skin with Vitamin C
More than anyone else, Paula’s Choice understands you deserve your very best skin. Therefore, experts from Paula’s Choice note the following information to care for your skin with the most scientific and effective Vitamin C :
- Choose skin care products that do not contain irritating ingredients such as fragrances, colorants, menthol, eucalyptus oil, witch hazel, dry alcohol, mineral oil, etc.
- Boosts deep cleansing and cell renewal with AHA /BHA chứa
- During the day, always wear a broad spectrum sunscreen – Broad Spectrum with SPF 30 or higher for comprehensive skin protection.
Skin lightening process with Vitamin C and ingredients combined now:
Above is the information about the method of skin care with Vitamin C as well as how to do it and the notes we want to send to you. If you have any questions during your daily skin care routine, do not hesitate to contact Paula’s Choice Skincare at hotline 1900 6409 or 0973 78 2001 for immediate advice.