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sodium ascorbyl phosphate

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Vitamins , Antioxidants , Skin Soothing

Stable, water-soluble form of vitamin C that functions as an antioxidant. [1,2] This form of vitamin C is also potentially effective for brightening an uneven skin tone, although there isn’t much research supporting its use for this purpose over other forms of vitamin C.

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.
  2. Segall A, Moyano M. Stability of vitamin C derivatives in topical formulations containing lipoic acid, vitamins A and E. Int J Cosmet Sci. 2008;30(6):453-8.
See antioxidant , vitamin C

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