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How to Pick the Right Supplements for Your Beauty Concerns

Jessie Quinn
Writer and expert3 years ago
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When you’re cleaning up your diet, one of your first moves is to cut out overly processed food that doesn’t offer nutritional value and replace it with vitamin-rich veggies and fruits. In addition to making a big impact on your gut (and ahem, waistline), the type of nutrients you digest also plays a factor in your skin health.

When you lack certain supplements and vitamins, your body and face can show it, according to Dr. Papri Sarkar, a board-certified dermatologist in Brookline, M.A., “Vitamins are organic compounds that are necessary for normal growth and nutrition that our bodies can’t make themselves. If you don’t ingest or absorb them accordingly, you’ll be deficient and might be faced with unpleasant symptoms like brittle nails and even hair loss.”

The good news? Supplements within the beauty industry have gained popularity with lots of options to choose from, so you can create a customized beauty routine from the inside out. Meant as an additional step in your skin care regimen, these supplements are like serums for your insides and are packed with beauty-enhancing ingredients that can help alleviate inflammation, reduce acne breakouts and even minimize fine lines. However, popping a pill and expecting instant results isn’t the right mindset to have. After all, as with regular vitamins that target various internal rhythms within our bodies, supplements are meant to elevate our beauty routines. Without further ado, here are the best supplements for your top beauty concerns.

    Jessie Quinn
    Writer and expert
    View Jessie Quinn's profile

    Jessie Quinn is a writer and editor with work published in NYLON Magazine,,,, and more. She is a graduate of Academy of Art University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Journalism. Originally from Los Angeles, she currently resides in Brooklyn—her home for the last five years. In Jessie’s free time, you can find her creating content for her beauty blog, Hair Skin Kale, testing out DIY beauty recipes, exploring her neighborhood, or binge-watching episodes of Friends. Her background in fashion has taught her that beautiful skin never goes out of style. Follow her on Instagram.