Formulation Challenge: Polymers for Clean Cosmetics
February 28, 2019
Did you know? There has been an 380% increase in the term "Clean Beauty" on social media since 2015 $185M Funded to date of the Top 5 "clean beauty" startups in that past 2 years 1,300 - the number of ingredients banned in EU for cosmetics, while only 11 in US. Time to CLEAN UP!
INCI: Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer & C15-19 Alkane & Polyglyceryl-6 Laurate & Polyglycerin-6
It has been formulated to provide both a greener product and maximum performance and skin feel. This new patented, thickening-stabilizing-texturizing polymer has been developed from Inverse Latex Polymerization, without solvent or preservative. This EO-free polymer contains both oil and surfactant from natural origin, for a total of 61% natural origin (ISO 16128). Using SEPILIFE™ NUDE, a formula with 98% natural content can be created.
INCI: Acacia Senegal Gum & Xanthan Gum
A natural gum with an elegant feel, SOLAGUM™ AX solves all of your natural formulation challenges. Without the stickiness or stringiness typical of natural gums, 100% natural SOLAGUM™ AX brings you the stability your formula needs. Other highlights include suspension and film-forming properties. Try it out and go green!