5 game changing Vitamin C formulas to try
By Vedica Vora
If there’s one ingredient that’s topped every skin-care list in the past year, it’s got to be Vitamin C. What’s all the craze about, you ask? Famously glow-boosting, this active ingredient is known to battle hyper-pigmentation and visible signs of ageing over time. In fact, with consistent use- that healthy, hydrated glow is more achievable than ever.
From serums to moisturisers, under-eye correctors and even cleaners, Vitamin C is fast gaining the power it rightfully deserves and we believe there’s a way for everyone to benefit from the ingredient. Ahead, we round up some game changing Vitamin C formulas to introduce to your routine that’ll quickly become essential to your skin.
If weightless hydration is your thing, look no further. Dermalogica’s Biolumin C Gel Moisturiser is the antioxidant-rich formula you need to visibly brighten your skin while providing it with the necessary hydration to keep it looking healthy and supple. Replete with Pumpkin enzymes and Phytic Acid it supports the natural renewal of skin while creating a strong barrier defence.
Biolumin C Gel Moisturiser, ₹6,000, Dermalogica
Known to sell-out faster than you can say ‘vitamin C’, Dr. Sheth’s Ceramide and Vitamin C Body Lotion is one of those cult-favourite products that immediately become the holy-grail of your skincare routine. With Ceramide to heal and protect, 1% Vitamin C promotes collagen synthesis and fights hyperpigmentation, especially on Indian skin. Fortified with Amla and Aquaxyl, try this once and you’ll never go back.
Ceramide and Vitamin C Body Lotion, ₹349, Dr. Sheth’s
Dark Circle Corrector
A must-have in the crop of result-driven formulas, Murad’s Vitamin C Dark Circle Corrector performs brilliantly to brighten the eye area, de-puff the skin and deliver unmatched results for the best under-eye of your life. When used with the Vita-C Glycolic Brightening Serum, the duo packs a punch unlike any other.
Vitamin C Eyes Dark Circle Corrector, ₹5,900, Murad
Rooted deep in the principles of Ayurveda, Indewild’s now iconic serums are an amalgamation of nature and science brought together by modern dermatology in a conscious beauty ecosystem. The AM Sunrise Glow serum is a 15% Vitamin C potion targeting specific concerns like dark spots while brightening, repairing and hydrating the skin. The serum also contains Turmeric, Niacinamide, Ashwagandha, Vitamin E, Hyaluronic Acid and more
The AM Sunrise Glow Serum, ₹1,970, Indewild
An overachiever in its own right, Dot & Key’s face wash comes with 3 types of Vitamin C from kakadu plum, ethyl ascorbic acid & sodium ascorbyl phosphate, so naturally it was no surprise that this product delivered results. Packed with a potent blend of Blood-orange and pro-vitamin B5, this is a one-step solution to getting your glow on. With a face wash this brilliant, we’re on our way to exploring their extensive range of Vitamin C solutions already.
Vitamin C Super Bright Foaming Face wash, ₹295, Dot & Key