Xanthan Gum 200 Mesh

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INCI: Xanthan Gum

Xanthan Gum is a polysaccharide derived from the fermentation of glucose or corn syrup and is used in a wide variety of cosmetics and personal care products most commonly as an emulsion stabiliser or thickener.

Xanthan gum produces a large increase in the viscosity of a liquid with the addition of a very small amount of gum. Generally 1%, but as little as 0.1% can be used in many applications. Xanthan Gum is an excellent natural source thickener for lotions, creams, liquid soap, shower gels, body washes and shampoos.

Usage: 0.1 -1.0%
pH: <7.0
Charge: Anoinic
Method: Slurry in glycerine, propanediol or propylene glycol before adding to water phase

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