Properties of Ascorbic Acid AA-1000
Ascorbic acid, also known as Vitamin C, is a powerful and effective antioxidant that fights free radicals and supports sun protection. It is also a lightening substance, appreciated for the illumination effect and improvement of the color of products.
Vitamin C is a naturally occurring compound. It is synthesized by all plants and most animals. Its sources in the diet are mainly fruits and vegetables. There is much less of it in animal products. Unfortunately, man belongs to a small group of organisms that are not able to synthesize vitamin C. Additionally, this vitamin is soluble in water, and thus, it is not stored in the body.