Vitamin C Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate
CAS No. 183476-82-6
CLEAR ice white viscous liquid
stable oil-soluble Vitamin C ester which has anti-oxidant activity, inhibiting lipid peroxidation. Topical use can mitigate the damaging effects of UV exposure. Studies have shown it to stimulate collagen production as well as clarifying and brightening the skin by inhibiting melanogenesis (the production of pigment) assisting a more even skin tone. Unlike ascorbic acid, it will not exfoliate or irritate skin.
Usage: Typical 0.5-2%, up to 15%