Ascorbic Acid powder is more commonly know as Vitamin C and widely used in many fields such as food, beverage, breeding and forage additives. Its main functions are reflected in the following aspects: Immune stimulation; Anti-allergy; Antioxidant; “Cement” for connective tissues; Wound healing; Teeth and gum health; Eye health. Vitamin C, takes part in many metabolism procedures in the human body, helps decrease brittleness of blood capillaries, and increase body resistance. Vitamin C is an acidulant, creating a sour taste in food and beverage products.
Ascorbic Acid is also widely used in personal care products. Cosmetics benefit from it's ability to increase collagen production, aid tissue repair, and for the synthesis of neurotransmitters. It also acts as an antioxidant and plays a role in resistance to infections, and is used for the treatment and prevention of scurvy. Additionally, Ascorbic Acid is commonly found in hair care products such as shampoo and conditioners. It is also effective in pool stain removal.