CLAIM TO FAME: A high-strength oil-solubilized vitamin C derivative in vitamin F
FAST FACTS: Contains an oil-soluble derivative of vitamin C, Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate that can be used in higher concentrations without drawbacks; considered one of the most stable derivatives of Vitamin C but, being a derivative, its potency will not be directly comparable to pure L-Ascorbic Acid; oil-format formula comes in combination with vitamin F, also known as essential fatty acids; works to brighten the skin tone and reduces signs of aging; vegan formula is cruelty-free and doesn’t contain water, alcohol, silicone, nut, gluten, and soy
PERFECT FOR: Dry, dull, aging skin
January 26, 2018
”I really like how this feels on my skin – lightweight and smooth – and I feel like it’s made my skin nicer with daily use for the past few months.”
–ad (from theordinary.com)
January 23, 2018
”I’ve tried a fair few vitamin C serums and I stopped searching after using this one. This is the first one that seems to work well under makeup. I don’t experience pilling and it absorbs well into my skin. This is definitely one my staples. Would recommend to one and all.”
–BB (from theordinary.com)
WHAT YOU GET: (1) Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate Solution 20% in Vitamin F
NET WEIGHT: 30ml
INGREDIENTS: Coconut Alkanes, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Ethyl Linoleate, Coco-Caprylate/Caprate, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Solanum Lycopersicum (Tomato) Fruit Extract, Squalane
The Ordinary’s formulations are updated from time to time as part of the brand’s commitment to innovation. As such, the ingredient list shown here may vary from the box of the product depending on time and region of purchase.
Apply a few drops to face AM and PM.
Note: Supplied in UV-protective packaging.
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