Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) Powder
₦1,000.00 – ₦7,500.00
Buy pure Vitamin C powder (ascorbic acid) in 1kg or any quantity to use for the formulation of skincare products.
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Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) is a skincare ingredient with antioxidant property that helps brighten the complexion, reduces hyperpigmentation and dark spots, increases collagen production, and prevents UV damage to the skin.
INCI Name: Ascorbic Acid
Other Names: Vitamin C Powder, L Ascorbic acid
Ingredient Function: Antioxidant
Appearance: White crystalline powder
PH: 2.5 (in 5% solution in water)
Storage: Store in a tightly sealed container, and keep in a cool and dry place
Usage Rate: 1-10%, up to 25%
Commonly used to formulate: Serums, creams and lotions, after-sun and sun care products, makeup
- Pre-dissolve Ascorbic Acid with water, and add to the cool down phase of your formulation (Ascorbic Acid is heat-sensitive)
- Final PH of Product: Adjust final PH to pH 4-5 (optimal PH is 3.5 ), within which Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) is stable. Ascorbic Acid is PH-dependent.
- Antioxidant effect can be increased by adding Vitamin E to the formulation containing Ascorbic Acid
- Stability and shelf life of of Ascorbic Acid can be improved by adding Ferulic Acid to the formulation (Ascorbic Acid is naturally unstable and oxidizes easily).
*NOTE: This is a cosmetic grade product; For external use only (not to be consumed internally/eaten); Use for formulation of cosmetic and personal care products only.