#1 Tatcha Violet-C Brightening Serum, $136 (30 ml)
With two forms of vitamin Cs and AHAs from seven fruits, you can count on this serum for its brightening, protective and renewing benefits. With each application, skin is bathed in antioxidants and gentle resurfacing AHAs so it becomes brighter, more resilient, smoother and softer to the touch.
#2 Allies Of Skin Vitamin C 35% Rebuilding Serum, $185 (30 ml)
Featuring an impressive 35 per cent concentration of two forms of vitamin C combined, this waterless formula also packs powerful antioxidants such as superoxide dismutase and gluthathione. When absorbed into your skin, this powerful cocktail not only regulates melanin production, it also repairs photo-damage, neutralises free radical damage and protects the skin against pollution for a plump and radiant complexion.
#3 Caudalie Vinoperfect Radiance Serum Complexion Correcting, $93 (30 ml)
With Viniferine at the heart of this formula, it helps reduce the appearance of existing dark spots, including acne scars, to reveal a more even-toned complexion. This lightweight serum is also boosted with vitamin E, glycerin and squalane to nourish dryness and plump skin all at once.
#4 Clarins White Plus Tri-Intensive Brightening Serum, $130 (30 ml)
Acerola extract is the key in this glow-inducing formula. Rich in vitamin C, it combats melanin right at the source to reduce the uncontrollable synthesis of this pigment. With regular use, dark spots are gradually diminished as your complexion looks clearer and more translucent.
#6 Kate Somerville +Retinol Vita C Power Serum, $145 (30 ml)
Made with two of the most widely recommended ingredients by dermatologists, it’s inevitable that you’ll have high hopes for this serum. And you won’t be disappointed as both vitamin C and retinol work in synergy to resurface, rejuvenate and repair the complexion. You don’t even have to worry about irritation or dryness as this serum is also enriched with soothing botanicals and hyaluronic acid to keep skin calm and plump.
#7 Lancome Absolue White Aura Regenerating Whitening Serum, $420 (30 ml)
Combining the regenerative powers of Absolue’s Grand Rose extracts and brightening active, Actyl-C, this silky serum is readily absorbed by the skin to fight dark spots and unevenness. Over time, the complexion looks brighter and more even-toned.