Vitamin C Powder

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per 1/4 Pound
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$5.03 
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per Pound
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$12.58 

Vitamin C powder is a convenient form of this nutrient that can be added directly to beverages. This is particularly attractive to people who have a hard time swallowing pills or capsules. As an added bonus, vitamin C powder provides antioxidant benefits and acts as a preservative in personal care products formulated for hair and skin.

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quick look

information at a glance

originChina
active compoundsAscorbic acid
processingpowder

b.
buying & keeping

general guidelines and tips

storage tipsVitamin C powder tends to darken with light exposure. Store it in a sealed container in a cool, dark place.
appearance & aromaWhite to pale yellow crystalline powder without remarkable aroma.
flavor profileVitamin C powder has a sharp, acidic taste.

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uses

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cosmeticVitamin C powder is used in skin care lotions, creams, serums and other products formulated to stimulate collagen production and lighten or even skin tone. It is also a potent antioxidant ingredient and preservative.
culinaryAdd vitamin C powder directly to hot or iced teas, shakes, smoothies and other beverages. It may also be mixed with plain water.
wellnessThe powder may be encapsulated as a dietary supplement.
industrialVitamin C powder is used in the cosmetic, food and beverage and pharmaceutical industries.
safetyLarge doses may cause stomach upset, heartburn, or diarrhea. Vitamin C may reduce the effectiveness of anticoagulants, chemotherapy agents, protease inhibitors and statin drugs. It may also increase the absorption of aluminum from certain medications, such as phosphate binders . Consult your physician if you have kidney disease or other chronic condition or if you take pharmaceutical medications.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

please be advised: 
Before making any changes to your diet you should always consult with your doctor,
especially if you are pregnant, nursing or have existing conditions.