Ascorbyl palmitate is an ester formed from ascorbic acid and palmitic acid creating a fat-soluble form of vitamin C. White to yellowish in appearance, this Ascorbyl Palmitate is highly soluble in oil and alcohol.Uses:
1) This odorless chemical is extensively used as an ingredient in skin-lightening products to correct hyper pigmentation and age spots. Known as a potent antioxidant, it can improve appearance of aged and fragile skin.
2) It is used in the food industry as a natural preservative for oils, vitamins and colors.
3) Besides, this Ascorbyl Palmitate is an ideal formulation for preservative free oils, balms and salves.Specifications:Product Name
: Ascorbyl PalmitateChemical Names
: Ondascora, Quicifal, Cetyl ascorbate, 6-O-Palmitoylascorbic acid, 1-Ascorbyl palmitate, Ascorbyl palmitic acid, L-Ascorbyl palmitate, Ascorbic acid palmitate, 6-Palmitoylascorbic acid, L-Ascorbic acid, 6-hexadecanoate, Palmitoyl L-ascorbic acid, Ascorboyl palmitate, Ascorbylpalmitic acid, L-Ascorbic acid, 6-palmitate, Ascorbyl 6-palmitate, Ascorbic palmitate, L-Ascorbyl monopalmitateCAS Number
: 137-66-6Chemical Formula
: 414.533 g/molAppearance
: White to yellowish colored powderMelting Point
: 116 to 117 °C (241 to 243 °F; 389 to 390 K)Solubility in water
: Very slightly soluble in water, alcohol & ethanol.