#1 IDS C-Plus, $150 (30 ml)
A warrior that helps skin fight all signs of ageing, this potent vitamin C serum is supercharged with a specialised delivery system and skin-loving complex to ensure that it activates skin from within. This gives it effective antioxidant action, protecting skin against free radical damage, and at the same time awakening collagen production to make skin smooth and wrinkle-free with a lit-from-within glow.
#3 Sunday Riley C.E.O. Glow Vitamin C + Turmeric Face Oil, $56 (15 ml)
This nourishing face oil is infused with glow-enhancing vitamin C meticulously blended in a base of cold-pressed, red raspberry and evening primrose seed oils to not only brighten, even out and hydrate skin, but also calm and soothe dryness, inflammation and irritation.
#4 Vichy LiftActiv Vitamin C Brightening Skin Corrector, $52 (10 ml)
As powerful as vitamin C is, its efficacy can be further when it is formulated with vitamin E — and this serum does exactly that. Combining vitamin C and E and adding hyaluronic acid and the brand’s Thermal Spring Water, this serum is said to transform skin in 10 days, making it radiant, plump and flawless.
#6 Drunk Elephant C-Firma Day Serum, $114 (30 ml)
Mixing different forms of vitamin C – 15 per cent l-ascorbic acid, 0.5 per cent ferulic acid – for an ideal potency, this helps to neutralise pollution, environmental stressors and the damaging effects of free radicals for fresher, glowier, younger-looking and healthier skin. What’s more, added pumpkin ferment extract and pomegranate enzyme also makes it super hydrating, replenishing skin’s lipids.