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Ascorbic Acid

Our database has 313 products that contain Ascorbic Acid.

Description

Ascorbic Acid is AKA L-Ascorbic acid and is a common type of Vitamin C. It contains large amounts of antioxidants, helps to soothe skin, and fades dark spots. It helps aid in UV protection but becomes unstable when exposed to UV and air.

Ascorbic Acid is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient, with about 5.83% of the products in our database containing it.

Also known as: Vitamin C

At a glance

form of
Vitamin C
form of
Antioxidant
reduces
Redness
good for
Dullness
good for
Texture
helps with
Anti-Aging
helps with
Dark Spots

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 74328
  • INCI Name: ASCORBIC ACID
  • INN Name: ascorbic acid
  • EC #:  200-066-2 / 263-644-3
  • Ph. Eur. Name: acidum ascoribicum
  • All Functions: Antioxidant, Buffering, Masking, Skin Conditioning
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CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

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