Origin: 3-glyceryl ascorbate is made synthetically by attaching glycerin to ascorbic acid (vitamin C).
Overview: 3-Glyceryl Ascorbate is a novel vitamin C derivative that is bound to glycerin. It has enhanced moisturizing and antioxidant properties compared to l-ascorbic acid. It helps improve the appearance of aging or fragile skin. It can also lighten hyperpigmentation and age spots.
- Skin toners
- Gel serums
- Sun care
- After sun products
Ideal Concentration Level in Products: 1% to 10%