Vitamins in skincare
Vitamins play an important part in your skin care routine but what does each vitamin actually do?
With a wide array of products available on the market, it can become confusing as to which product suits your skin and will meet you skins needs.
We always recommend talking with a trained therapist to discuss your skin and skincare regime for best results.
Vitamin A: Can come in many forms such as retinol, retinyl palmitate, retinyl acetate and retinoic acid. Vitamin A has the following benefits:
Increases cell turnover
Improves the appearance of the skin by slowing down the signs of ageing
Speeds up healing
Helps to prevent breakouts
Hydrates your skin
Reduces the appearance of pigmentation
Reduces redness, fine lines and wrinkles
Redefines pore size
Aids collagen synthesis
Improves wound healing
Brightens the skin
Limits damage from UV exposure
Prevents wrinkles and sun damage
Removes dark circles under the eyes
Helps smooth and hydrate the skin
Fights acne causing bacteria
Vitamins can be included in a range of products. At Advantage Skin Clinic we have consultations available with our Dermal Therapists and Doctors to discuss your skin and what products will be of benefit to you.