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What Are the Benefits of Vitamin E Cream?

Updated July 19, 2017

Vitamin E is an antioxidant that helps neutralise free radicals and aids in balancing cell membranes. Since antioxidants are important for skin cells, Vitamin E has several benefits for skin. Skin care products that include Vitamin E should be part of your daily skin regime.

Function

Vitamin E creams can help repair damaged skin. The cream can assist with rejuvenating skin cells. It also can serve as a moisturiser and sun protector.

Benefits

Vitamin E cream can be taken to help with apparent marks on the skin, such as acne and burn marks.

Anti-Aging benefits

Vitamin E cream can lessen the signs of ageing in the skin by diminishing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.

Moisturising

Used as a skin moisturiser, Vitamin E cream can make skin glow. The cream can also even out the complexion.

Warning

Vitamin E cream can have several benefits, but you should use it with caution, making sure that it won't irritate your skin.

Time Frame

You'll generally need one month using Vitamin E cream before you'll see any skin benefits.

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About the Author

Christina Gould is a Wyoming-based writer. She has been a regular contributor to three local newspapers: Lander Journal, Riverton Ranger and Wind River News. In 2007, she earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Wyoming.