Ascorbyl Palmitate is an ester formed from ascorbic acid and palmitic acid creating a fat-soluble form of Vitamin C. This is a great antioxidant to add to your oil-based formulations.
Each tube (0.6 grams) is enough for approx. 120 ml of cream. It may take a while to mix but if you introduce the powder slowly it will dissolve well. Mix into your favourite cream, our Canvas and European base creams or oil based serum Esterification of Ascorbic acid with a fatty acid (palmitic acid) may help extend the life of Ascorbic acid. Several and varied antioxidants will help the skin eliminate free radicals formed in the course of normal metabolism. Look for our Antioxidant Booster as a source of great antioxidants that can do their job in the oily phase. For the water phase, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate and EGCG from Green Tea are good options.