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Ethyl Ascorbic Acid (Cosmetic Grade)

Ethyl Ascorbic Acid (Cosmetic Grade)

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Ethyl Ascorbic Acid is a water-soluble, stable vitamin C derivative that is both an excellent antioxidant and an anti-irritant. Vitamin C is very unstable and becomes more reactive when exposed to sunlight. Ethyl Ascorbic Acid is one of the most stable vitamin C derivatives with superior antioxidant characteristics.

Specifications, Features & Benefits

INCI: 3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid

CAS: 86404-04-8


After penetration into the skin, the active component, an ascorbic acid derivative, is converted to vitamin C. This helps in protecting and repairing the skin.


-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid increases collagen production and hence helps in wrinkle reduction. 
-The active component is a common ingredient in suitable skin creams and care products because of its skin-lightening effect.
-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid also heals and protects the skin from sun damage.
-It is high in vitamin C, which aids in the lightening of pigmentation and brown spots.

Shelf Life: 2 years

*Shelf life begins on the date of packaging and is defined as the average reasonable shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly.

Country of Origin: India

Other Specifications:

Molecular Formulae: C8H12O6

Alternative Names: 3-O-Ethyl ascorbic acid, 3-O-Ethyl-L-ascorbic acid

Form: Powder

Purity of Ingredients: 99%

Solubility: Water-Soluble

Stability: pH range 5-6.5

Applications, Usage & Storage

Cosmetic Formulations, Face Care Products

Recommended Usage Rate: 0.1-3% in cosmetic formulations

Formulation Guidelines:
-Prepare the oil and water phases of your DIY formulation separately.
-Heat both phases separately.
-Add Ethyl Ascorbic Acid to the heated water phase, accompanied by constant stirring.
-Blend both phases together by using an electric mini mixer or a large mixing spoon.

Storage: Store in an air-tight glass container in a cool, dry place at room temperature.

Caution: This is a cosmetic-grade product. Not suitable for internal consumption. This product is not recommended for direct skin application. It needs to be added to formulations in the prescribed percentage (as above). Batch Production Testing and Patch skin Testing of the end products are recommended for all formulations before mass production/application/usage.

Bulk Rates

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Shipping, Packaging & Dispatch Information

Stand up pouches with zipper

Dispatch Estimate:

-In Stock: 2-3 working days
-Pre-order: 10-12 working days

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Shipping: These goods are prohibited to be shipped via Air Mode in India. They will be sent via cargo/surface mode of transport.

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Taxes & Other Legal Information

This product price is inclusive of 18% GST. Input Tax Credit is available for Indian GST registred customers.

Return, Exchange & Cancellation Policy

-Goods once shipped are not eligible for alteration, return, exchange & cancellation.

-Any product with physical defects/damage need to be notified to us before usage with an unboxing video. No replacements/refunds will be made after usage and without an unboxing video.

-In case of pre-order items the order cancellation/alteration requests cannot be processed after 24 hours of order being placed.

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