SOLAGUM™ AX is a combination of acacia gum and xanthan gum. Instant soluble product in cold water and in hot water.
INCI Nomenclature: Acacia Senegal Gum & Xanthan Gum
Suggested Applications: Face & body care, Sun care, Hair care, Make-up, Hygiene (shampoo, shower gel, facial cleanser, intimate hygiene
Storage: Protected from direct light and humidity at a temperature of 50°-77°F (10°-25°C)
Shelf life: 12 months from the date of manufacture.
This product should be added to a formulation at the recommended usage rate.
SOLAGUM™ AX is obtained using an innovative and sustainable manufacturing process for which the acacia gum coats the xanthan gum. The ratio of this combination has been optimized for an excellent balance between performance and texture.
SOLAGUM™ AX is a natural thickening-stabilizing-texturizing polymer in the form of a non-dusty powder. It dissolves quickly in water to produce non-stringy and non-sticky aqueous gels. It is versatile and can be used in both skin care and hygiene products.
Ready-to-use: powder that dissolves quickly in hot or cold water
Cold or hot water
Wide pH range: 3-12
Multifunctional: thickening, stabilizing and texturizing
Forms clear aqueous gels
Excellent resistance to electrolytes
Good particle suspension power
Textures of fluid to medium consistencies
Compatible with solvents, surfactants, AHAs, H2O2, sun filters and sunscreens, pigments, etc.
Please note: this gum can thicken in the presence of acids, peroxide, surfactants, salts.
Suggested Usage Rate for Viscosity Booster – 0.6-1.0% and pH 3-12
Suggested Usage Rate for Creams, lotions, shampoos, conditioners – 0.1-3%
Soft and non-sticky skin feel
100% bio-based contents
Approved in China (listed in IECIC 2015)
All products sold are cosmetic grade; External Use Only; Cosmetic & Personal Care Formulations Only.