Xantham Gum

 Xantham Gum
  • Xanthan gum is a chain of sugar building blocks made by fermenting simple sugars with a specific kind of bacteria. It is sometimes used to make medicine
  • In our sunscreen products it is used for Binding : Allows the cohesion of different cosmetic ingredients
  • Emulsifying : Promotes the formation of intimate mixtures between immiscible liquids by modifying the interfacial tension (water and oil)
  • Emulsion stabilising : Promotes the emulsification process and improves the stability and shelf life of the emulsion
  • Gel forming : Gives the consistency of a gel to a liquid preparation
  • Skin conditioning : Keeps the skin in good condition
  • Surfactant : Reduces the surface tension of cosmetics and contributes to the even distribution of the product when it is used
  • Viscosity controlling : Increases or decreases the viscosity of cosmetics
  • Xanthan Gum is non-comedogenic
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