Tag: topical vitamin c

Topical Skin Treatments: Why They Matter

If you follow good eating habits you may wonder if topical skin treatments are necessary for good skin. It can’t be argued that a nutritious diet is important to good health, but when it comes to skin, what you eat can only do so much. Foods rich in essential fatty acids, antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, protein… Read more »

4 Ingredients for Radiant Skin

Radiant skin indicates health, vitality and youth. If you want it, listen to your grandmother’s advice: eat well, get enough sleep and exercise regularly. We’ll take you one step further: read on for more about 4 skin care ingredients proven to help deliver radiant, clear and healthy skin. 1. Alpha hydroxy acids. Exfoliation is an… Read more »

Superfruits in Skin Care: Acerola

Acerola, a cherry-like fruit with high antioxidant activity, can now join the ranks of acai berry, blueberries and pomegranate in skin care formulations. Prevalent in drinks, yogurts and soups, acerola first appeared in Japanese skin care products at least five years ago. Niche skin care brands have started incorporating it into their facial care products… Read more »

Redermic vs. Active C – What's the difference?

La Roche Posay, a dermatologist recommended skin care line, markets two product lines containing topical Vitamin C. And you’ve possibly already read a lot about the benefits of topical Vitamin C which include: an increase the synthesis of collagen – which helps to thicken the skin a reduction in skin damage caused by free radicals… Read more »