Sclerotium Gum

Rated 4.0 out of 5
2 Reviews
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INCI: Sclerotium Gum

Sclerotium Gum is a natural gum that produces an instant gel base when combined with water. It is a polysaccharide produced through a fermentation process of Sclerotium rolfsii on a glucose-based medium. Sclerotium Gum has natural skin smoothing as well as soothing properties. It is an excellent base for everyday topical applications when a gel is preferred to a lotion, cream or oil. Sclerotium Gum is also suitable to use in hair care products as a conditioning agent.

Usage: 0.2 - 2%
pH: 2 - 11
Charge: Non Ionic
Method: Slurry in a humectant such as glycerine, proplyene glycol or propanediol before adding to water phase or use high shear.

This product is intended for external use only.

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Reviewed by Karyn D.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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A great option for creating gels

This is highly efficient at making gels, so only a little is needed. I've also found it behaves better than xanthan gum in some products.

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Reviewed by El
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I recommend this product
Rated 3 out of 5
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very strong result

A bit more density than usually get with this...a little went a very long way

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