What it is: Essentially Vitamin E, an antioxidant that combats the damaging effects on your skin of free radicals, which come from various sources including pollution, UV radiation, poor nutrition, and as a result of aging.

Benefits: Helps to reverse the effects of aging on the skin. It reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and also helps prevent the appearance of age spots. Vitamin E has also been shown to significantly reduce the appearance of stretch marks on the skin and it can even help scars to gradually fade away.

Best for: Dark spots and hyperpigmentations, dry skin/hair/cuticles, fine line and wrinkles, stretch marks and scars.