A hot trend in facials right now is the vitamin C facial. You are most likely aware that vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant. In fact, a few years back, a study was conducted at Tulane University School of Medicine by Patricia K. Farris, MD. Her study found that vitamin C, when topically applied, effectively promotes “collagen synthesis, photoprotection from ultraviolet A and B and lightening hyperpigmentation.”
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Vitamin C Facial
So what does all of that mean? Vitamin C brightens and evens out skin tone by fading sun spots or other skin discolorations and reduces redness and irritation. The anti-aging features of vitamin C help to diminish fine lines and reduce wrinkles while repairing damaged cells and promoting collagen production. After a vitamin C treatment, the skin is more firm and glowing. An added bonus of vitamin C is that it helps to actually prevent future skin damage.
If you have mature or sun damaged skin, a vitamin C facial is a great option, Also this treatment is beneficial for all skin types.