The 5 Best Vitamin C Serum for Your Face That Will Work Wonders

When we think of vitamin C, we generally think of the tablets we take religiously to fend off illness during cold and flu season. Or maybe we just think of our morning cup of orange juice. But most people’s knowledge with this vital nutrient stops there. Turns out, vitamin C in the form of a serum is exactly what your skin care routine may be missing—and the benefits are seemingly endless. Here, five formulas you should consider (and bookmark for the next time you’re at Sephora).

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1. Kiehl's Since 1851 Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate

Reduces the look of wrinkles and exfoliates for radiant skin

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2. Ole Henriksen Truth Serum

Brightens and offers all-day hydration for a natural glow

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3. Dr. Dennis Gross C+ Collagen Brighten & Firm Serum

Supports natural collagen and visibly firms for a smooth complexion.

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4. Peter Thomas Roth Potent-C Power Serum

Delivers advanced anti-aging, firming and brightening benefits.

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5. Sunday Riley C.E.O. Rapid Flash Brightening Serum

Fights the look of dark spots and discolorations right at the source.

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