Why Vitamin C?
Vitamin C does wonders for your skin. It is one ingredient which can be found in high end beauty products, serums, creams and lotions.It is used in most of the antiaging treatments and will cost quite a bit. This is a cheaper alternative that works well for brighter and tigher skin.
Benefits of Vitamin-C
- Vitamin C produces a protein called collagen which is very effective for maintaining the elasticity of the skin.
- Reduces sun tan.
- Reduces inflammation.
- It moisturises the skin ,plumps up and adds a healthy glow to it.
- Tightens the skin.
Ingredients for the vitamin C serum
distilled water- 2 tablespoon
vitamin c powder-1/2 tsp(ascorbic acid)
vegetable glycerine-1 teaspoon
Take an amber bottle(dark color glass) . Try to make in small quantities as this serum oxidises very fast. Mix vitamin c powder with distilled water until all the powder is dissolved completely.To this add a teaspoon of vegetable glycerine and mix well.A clear thick serum is obtained. Close the bottle and store it in a dark place.
Every night after the cleansing and toning your face, take few drops of this serum with the help of an eyedropper into your hand.
Rub it nicely and apply on to your face by dabbing it. Leave it on your face for 4 to 5 minutes and you can apply your regular moisturiser. Use this for a week and you can see the miracle on your skin. Do not forget to apply sunscreen while stepping out.