fbpx

Vitamin C

30 June 2022 | Blog | 0 comments

Vitamin C is super popular. Both the body and the skin need it to be healthy. But what is it exactly? And what does it do exactly? Witlof Skincare skin expert Caroline van Eeuwijk explains.

What is Vitamin C?

Vitamin C is an antioxidant and is, among other things, necessary for the formation of connective tissue. strengthens the skin, which in turn helps to reduce the appearance of lines, for example. Vitamine C also helps against hyperpigmentation. It prevents the accumulation of melanin cells and evens out your complexion. 

However, it is not a panacea. Its effects are only noticeable with long-term use. Too much of this vitamin, for example in special serums, can also have adverse effects, such as skin irritation, sensitivity, permanent redness and hyperpigmentation. 

How do you use it?

Now you’re probably wondering, how do I incorporate Vitamin C into my daily routine? The Rosehip Seed Oil in the Witlof Skincare Regenerating Oil Serum is a perfect daily dose for your skin. Apply it under your cream with pressurised hand movements on cleansed skin. Good for day and also for evening, easy does it!

Other Witlof Skincare products Vitamin C are:

Are you curious which products are suitable for you? Plan a free skin consultation with our skin expert Caroline.

Read more…

 

Why the Rich Facial Cream is so unique

Why the Rich Facial Cream is so unique

There are many factors that can produce reduced skin resistance, including changing weather conditions, peels that are too intense or products that do not react well with your skin. Reduced skin resistance can leave you suffering with dry, scaly or red skin, a burning...

Veganuary

Veganuary

Veganuary… We find it as difficult to pronounce as you probably do, yet another trend besides Dry January or Movember? We don't think so! What is veganism? Veganism, or the now widely used English term 'vegan' does not seem to be a temporary trend but a lifestyle that...

Jennifer Hoffman

Jennifer Hoffman

Jennifer Hoffman is a well known actress and tv presenter on Dutch television, with a deep interest and passion for all things sustainable. She is always looking for greener ways to travel and wants nothing more than for her stories to make a difference. We had the...