ascorbyl palmitate

Vitamins , Antioxidants

Stable and nonacidic form of vitamin C that is effective as an antioxidant. Ascorbyl palmitate is particularly effective at reducing free radicals generated from UVB rays and, due to its palmitate portion, is also a moisturizing form of vitamin C. [1]

References Cited:

  1. Carlotti M, Ugazio E, Gastaldi L, Sapino S, Vione D, Fenoglio I, Fubini B. Specific effects of single antioxidants in the lipid peroxidation caused by nano-titania used in sunscreen lotions. J Photochem Photobiol B.. 2009;96(2):130-5.

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