A potent antioxidant, ferulic acid protects skin from free radical damage. This antioxidant has a nice scent, ferulic acid is also known as cinnamic acid. It also helps stabilize ascorbic acid. Mix the entire tube into 4 oz of your favorite base cream or try one of our ready-made products, such as our Antioxidant Day Cream, Antioxidant Serum and Ultimate De-Puff Eye Serum.
How to use it
Beginner: Add up to 1 tube to 4 oz of your favorite base cream.
Advanced: This ingredient is recommended for use at up to 1% in formulations. It is soluble in ethanol, hot water, and propanediol. We recommend adding this ingredient during the heated water phase of a formulation, or added at the end in the form of a solution in one of the recommended solvents.
Store away from heat, light, and moisture for best results.
Lin F-H; Lin J-Y; Gupta R D; Tournas J A; Burch J A; Selim M A; Monteiro-Riviere N A; Grichnik J M; Zielinski J; Pinnell S R (2004) Ferulic Acid Stabilizes a Topical Solution Containing Vitamins C and E and Doubles its Photoprotection for Skin , J Invest Dermatol 125: 826-32.
Lesca, P. (1983) Protective effects of ellagic acid and other plant phenols on benzo[alpha]pyrene-induced neoplasia in mice. Carcinogenesis, 4(12), 1651-3.
For Topical Use Only, Not Intended for Consumption.
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