Acts as a photo-aging agent, anti-wrinkle agent and sunscreen agent. Also acts as a brightening agent and moisturizing agent. It is a vitamin C derivative synthesized from vitamin C and starch by the use of enzymes. It is a conjugate consisting of one molecule of glucose linked at the C-2 hydroxyl radical of vitamin C. In AA2G™ vitamin C is stabilized with glucose. It delivers healthier and younger looking skin over a prolonged period by the activation properties of natural enzymes in the skin. It is non-reducible and very stable to oxidative conditions. It has the same biological activity in the body as vitamin C. It is hydrolyzed into vitamin C and glucose by α-glucosidase, the enzyme naturally existing in cell membranes in the body, including the skin. Used in moisturizers, sunscreen products, photo-aging and anti-wrinkle cosmetics and in other skin care products. It is certified by ECOCERT.


Ascorbyl glucoside


Water soluble

Recommended Use level : 

Whitening (quasi drug): 2% (Possible TGA)

Anti‐ageing & Sun care: 1%


  • Moisturizing Agents
  • Sunscreen Agents > UV Filters / Sunscreens
  • Lightening / Whitening Agents
  • Anti-aging Agents
  • Anti-wrinkle Agents
  • moisturizing
  • brightness
  • bio / organic

Applications/Recommended for:

  • Sun care (Sun protection, After-sun & Self-tanning) > Sun protection
  • Skin care (Facial care, Facial cleansing, Body care, Baby care)

Similar or Equivalent to:

  • AA2G (Hayashibara Co., Ltd.)
  • Ascorbic Acid 2-Glucoside (Hayashibara Co., Ltd.)
  • Ascorbic acid-3-glucoside (AA3G) (CJ CheilJedang Corporation)
  • AscoStar-2G (Toyo Sugar Refining Co., Ltd.)
  • SpecWhiteTM SC-02 (Spec-Chem Industry Inc.)
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