how much vitamin C serum to use

How Much Vitamin C Serum Should I Use at A Time?

The best vitamin C serums in Pakistan are ruling the beauty markets in terms of facial skincare. Not only the vitamin C stimulates collagen and elastin production but also neutralize the various effects of aging as an antioxidant. In addition, such serums have also proven beneficial for reducing hyperpigmentation and treating uneven skin tone. Applying vitamin C serums also somehow help improves skin moisture retention and hydration.

However, remember that topical application of the best vitamin serums makes the most difference only when vitamin C is in higher concentrations. Timeless hyaluronic acid and vitamin C serum is one good example of having an incredible skincare ingredients combination. It highly combines the exceptional benefits of vitamin C with the moisturizing power of hyaluronic acid.

But are you wondering how much vitamin C content you should look for? Or whether you should apply topical vitamin C on wet or dry skin? If yes, then you are at the right place. Here we are going to give you all the details of the best vitamin C serums usage and application. So, let’s get started.

Timeless vitamin C product

Of what strengths and how much vitamin C serum to use?

According to some research studies, the advantages of most vitamin C serums usually tend to continue along with increased vitamin C concentrations in them. But that is only up to about 20% vitamin C concentration, no more than that.
After a 20% concentration of vitamin C, your skin may run more into irritation instead of seeing reliable benefits in return. Typically, the most common concentrations of vitamin C in the best Timeless skin care products are somewhere between 5-20%. Therefore, if you are a beginner to incorporate vitamin C serums into your routine, try to start with initial 5-10% vitamin C concentration products. And see how it works, if it suits you, then you may increase the concentration up to 20% for more skin benefits.

However, remember whichever best of the best vitamin C serum you buy, just take 2-3 drops of Serum on your fingertips in one application. Rub your fingers and then gently apply and massage it on your facial skin. Don’t apply too much. In fact, if you want your skin to feel a bit damp without being too dry or wet, then it is better to let the serum dry properly rightly before applying sunscreen, moisturizer, or any other makeup product.

How often should anyone apply vitamin C serum on wet or dry skin?

Vitamin C truly does a pretty good job of smoothly lingering in your skin, especially after a gentle application of creams and serums. Even after 4 days of a single application, you will still have almost 50% of vitamin C, hanging around in your skin.
However, the exact answer to the question that how often should you use the best vitamin C serums is mainly dependent on three things:

  • The type and condition of your skin
  • How your skin responds to the product
  • how much vitamin C serum to use

But generally, a gentle Timeless vitamin C Serum product such as 20% Vitamin C + E Ferulic Acid Serum can be easily used twice a day without any skin concerns.
If you face any issues while applying topical vitamin C products due to the extreme sensitivity of your skin, then try applying every other day. Additionally, if you know that you will be heading out in broad daylight and get exposed to sun rays directly. Then it is better to apply an extra amount of vitamin C serum since UV light of the Sun breaks down a significant amount of skin’s vitamin C.

vitamin C on wet or dry skin

When should you normally apply the best vitamin C serums – In the day or at night?

  • Vitamin C naturally tends to break down at a faster rate when exposed to UV light of the Sun. So, if you intend to let maximum vitamin C hang out for an extended period in your skin cells. You should apply Timeless vitamin C serums in the daytime before going out.
  • While on the other hand, according to some skin specialists, skincare ingredients such as vitamin C and hyaluronic acid work best at night when the body and skin are in the resting phase. You may apply a few drops of vitamin C on wet or dry skin and leave it overnight.

However, some individuals find it better to apply topical vitamin C in the morning. While some others see clear differences from nighttime use. Test out different times of application and check which one suits you the most. Typically, one can use Timeless vitamin C serums twice a day; once in the morning and once at night, without any skin issues.

Moreover, another major thing to consider is if you are utilizing any other prescription or cosmetics that contain retinoids such as Tretinoin. Then you should apply vitamin C apart from such products. The reason behind it is that retinoids are mainly known to be slightly irritating to the skin.


So, the answer to the question, When and how much vitamin C serum to use? primarily depends on your skincare needs and daily schedule. Timeless Skincare brand now offers an extensive selection of the best vitamin C serums such as Timeless hyaluronic acid and vitamin C serum and 20% Vitamin C + E Ferulic Acid Serum.

One can easily apply these products twice a day; at night and in the morning before going out to work. Also, in general, a person just needs to take 2-3 drops of serum on fingertips, gently rub and apply vitamin C on wet or dry skin. There are no major concerns associated with their application. However, it is better to follow their application with a mild moisturizer or sunscreen for getting effective results.

We hope now your queries are resolved and now you know the right method of applying the best vitamin C serums to your skin. So, what else are you waiting for? Immediately visit the Timeless website and choose the Best skin care products in pakistan that you think will work to fulfill your skin needs and aesthetic desires.

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