You should know
What it is
Ferulic Acid is a plant based antioxidant. Antioxidants help fight free-radicals. Free-radicals are molecules that may damage your skin cells. Ferulic Acid can help reduce the formation of fine lines and hyperpigmentation.
When used with Vitamin C, Ferulic Acid has shown to prevent Vitamin C from breaking down. In other words, it acts as a stabilizer.
Ferulic Acid is sometimes used to preserve food. Foods containing Ferulic Acid include: oats, rice, eggplant, citrus.
In medicine, Ferulic Acid is being studied for helping with diabetes, Alzheimer's, and cardiovascular diseases.
Ferulic Acid is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 0.9% of the products in our database containing it.
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Where it's used
Ferulic Acid is most often found as ingredient number 14 within an ingredient list.
Of the 7 products in our database that have a known concentration of Ferulic Acid, we've seen concentrations from 0.01% to 2% specified within their ingredient lists.
These are the categories of products that use Ferulic Acid the most:
Products with Ferulic Acid
- CosIng ID: 33935
- INCI Name: FERULIC ACID
- EC #: 214-490-0
- All Functions: Antimicrobial, Antioxidant