Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin that the body needs to obtain through diet or supplementation due to it being one of the most potent antioxidant nutrients. BODY BENEFITS: One of the primary functions of Vitamin C is the formation of collagen (connective tissue) which is an important for the health of skin, joints and blood vessels. Vitamin C also plays an essential role in the functioning of white blood cells which are vital components of the immune system. FURTHER BENEFITS: In addition to all of the primary benefits, Vitamin C also helps to promote cardiovascular and respiratory health and is beneficial for healthy gums. This formulation provides pure Vitamin C along with Rose Hips fruit. SUITABLE FOR VEGANS: Non-GMO and certified gluten free. They are also free of wheat, dairy, soy, yeast, sugar, sodium, artificial flavors, sweeteners, preservatives and colors.