Tocopheryl Acetate is AKA Vitamin E. It is an antioxidant and protects your skin from free radicals. Free radicals damage the skin by breaking down collagen.
One study found using Tocopheryl Acetate with Vitamin C decreased the number of sunburned cells.
Tocopheryl Acetate is commonly found in both skincare and dietary supplements.
Tocopheryl Acetate is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient, with about 22.47% of the products in our database containing it.
At a glance
Here's our breakdown of what exactly Tocopheryl Acetate is, what it's benefits are, and what it's concerns are.
What it is:
Vitamin E contains loads of antioxidants which help protect your skin from pollution and reduce hyperpigmentation.
Antioxidants inhibit oxidation, or a chemical reaction that leads to cell-damage and are found to correct signs of aging, brighten skin tone, and some antioxidants help stimulate collagen.
Where it's used
Tocopheryl Acetate is most often found as ingredient number 18 within an ingredient list.
Of the 3 products in our database that have a known concentration of Tocopheryl Acetate, we've seen concentrations from 0.2% to 1% specified within their ingredient lists.
It is currently used 13058 times inside of skincare routines on SkinSort.
These are the categories of products that use Tocopheryl Acetate the most:
Popular Products That Contain Tocopheryl Acetate
- CosIng ID: 38627
- INCI Name: TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
- EC #: 231-710-0 / 200-405-4
- All Functions: Antioxidant, Skin Conditioning