Found in: Nourishing Body Creme
Key benefits: Antioxidant. Natural preservative.
Derived from: A mix of ascorbic acid (vitamin C) and palmitic acid
Ascorbyl palmitate is a fat-soluble vitamin C and natural preservative that helps keep formulas free of spoilage and rancidity. An antioxidant, it protects skin from free-radical damage and visible signs of aging.