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    "A team at Leicester University has shown that taking 500 milligrams or more of vitamin C daily increases blood levels of chemicals which signal that cell DNA is being damaged. They reckon that when taken in such volumes, vitamin C stops working as an antioxidant - a chemical that mops up the highly reactive "free radical" oxygen atoms that can damage cell membranes and their DNA - and instead becomes a pro-oxidant, enhancing such damage."

    does this mean too much Vitamin C can cause pale (even washed out) skin? yes or no.
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    No it doesn't say that.
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    (Original post by sil3nt_cha0s)
    does this mean too much Vitamin C can cause pale (even washed out) skin? yes or no.
    Well whatever damage 'free radical' oxygen atoms cause then too much VitC will enhance this damage.
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    (Original post by Broderss)
    Well whatever damage 'free radical' oxygen atoms cause then too much VitC will enhance this damage.
    ok, what damage is this? is it having pale, washed out skin?
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    (Original post by sil3nt_cha0s)
    ok, what damage is this? is it having pale, washed out skin?
    Apparently it causes damage to cell membranes but I'm not sure on it sorry.

    Try Google.
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    Erm, it kinda sounds like it's saying that too much vitamin C will kill you/give you cancer... I think 'pale skin' might be the least of one's worries if that happens! :p:
 
 
 
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