3. What is the relation between Vitamin C and the skin?
Vitamin C has amazing benefits regarding the skin thanks to its antioxidant properties and its role in collagen synthesis. Some studies have even proved that Vitamin C may prevent and treat ultraviolet induced photo damage. Since collagen is decreasing while people grow older, at a certain age they need to use a higher quantity of external collagen in order to slow its decrease, and therefore preventing wrinkles to appear.