This product is a skin lightener that is derived from natural Vitamin C and glucose. This vitamin C derivative has superior formulation stability and essentially resists discoloration and degradation while retaining all the biologic activity that provides lightening, UV damage, and anti-aging properties.

Supplied By: Sino Lion

Product Code: Q10931

Regional Availability: Canada

INCI Name: Ascorbyl Glucoside

Functions: Anti-Aging Agent, Lightening Agent

Benefit Claims: Age & Dark Spot Reduction, Anti-Aging, Anti-Wrinkle, Broad pH Stability, Collagen Boosting, Firming, Formula Stability, Free Radical Scavenging, Lightening Effect, Melanin Reduction, Reduces Hyperpigmentation, Skin Lightening, Structuring, UV Protection, Wrinkle Refinement

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    Identification & Functionality

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    Chemical Structure

    Chemical Structure - 1 

    Chemical Reaction

     Antioxidant- Neutralizing Free Radicals-1

    Chemical Structure

    2-O-alpha-D-Glucopyranosyl-L-Ascorbic Acid

    Features & Benefits

    Benefit Claims
    Product Highlights
    • A skin lightener derived from natural Vitamin C and Glucose
    • A form of stabilized Vitamin C resistant to discoloration and degradation
    • Lightens skin via inhibiting tyrosinase
    • Reduces melanin colors and hyperpigmentation
    • Exerts an UV-protective effect by neutralizing free radicals
    • Protects skin dermal structures for younger looking 
    • Promote collagen synthesis,
    • Protect from ultraviolet A and B
    • Lighten hyperpigmentation & dark spots
    • Anti inflammatory action

    Applications & Uses

    Application Format
    Skin Care Applications
    Sun Care Applications
    Use Level
    0.2% - 5.0%
    Recommended Applications

    Widely used in lightening, anti-aging, and sunscreen products.

    Formulation Guidelines:

    BioWhite™ VCG is more soluble than natural vitamin C. It is stable over a wide range of pH condition, especially at pH 5.0-7.0 which is typically used for formulation of skin care products.


    Physical Form
    White to yellow

    Packaging & Availability

    Packaging Type
    Regional Availability
    • Canada

    Storage & Handling

    Shelf Life
    24 months
    Storage Conditions and Shelf Life
    • Store in a cool, dry place at room temperature, protect from light and moisture.
    • Retest Date: 24 months from the manufacturing date in unopened package under condition indicated above.