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This Vitamin C Serum Made Dark Spots Pretty Much Disappear

Cosmopolitan Logo By Carly Cardellino of Cosmopolitan | Slide 1 of 21: One of the most frequently asked beauty questions my friends text me is, “what kind of serum should I be using?!" And you know what I always say? One with vitamin C. It’s one of the few skincare ingredients that really, truly works for all skin types and tones-and virtually every dermatologist I've ever interviewed agrees.“Vitamin C is one of the most effective antioxidants out there when it comes to skin brightening and anti-aging," says dermatologist Shari Marchbein, MD. Applied in the morning on clean, dry skin, vitamin C helps prevent free-radical damage from things like UV and pollution to keep your skin healthy and glowy. It also inhibits the production of excess melanin, which, in turn, helps prevent and fade acne scars, melasma, and dark spots. And, and, it also smoothes fine lines and wrinkles over time, thanks to its ability to boost collagen, too.Crazy, right? Now you know why literally everyone-including yours truly-is obsessed with it. So, please, hop on the bandwagon and try one of these best-selling vitamin C serums, below.Love Cosmo? Want the mag? Subscribe here!

One of the most frequently asked beauty questions my friends text me is, “what kind of serum should I be using?!" And you know what I always say? One with vitamin C. It’s one of the few skincare ingredients that really, truly works for all skin types and tones-and virtually every dermatologist I've ever interviewed agrees.“Vitamin C is one of the most effective antioxidants out there when it comes to skin brightening and anti-aging," says dermatologist Shari Marchbein, MD. Applied in the morning on clean, dry skin, vitamin C helps prevent free-radical damage from things like UV and pollution to keep your skin healthy and glowy. It also inhibits the production of excess melanin, which, in turn, helps prevent and fade acne scars, melasma, and dark spots. And, and, it also smoothes fine lines and wrinkles over time, thanks to its ability to boost collagen, too.Crazy, right? Now you know why literally everyone-including yours truly-is obsessed with it. So, please, hop on the bandwagon and try one of these best-selling vitamin C serums, below.

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