Also known as salt, this ingredient is used in skincare as a preservative, thickening agent, and an exfoliant.
Xanthan gum is produced from a variety of simple sugars. It is used as a thickening agent and emulsifier.
This ingredient is derived from coconut oil for its foaming, cleansing, and thickening benefits.
This ingredient comes from a reaction of coconut oil and 3-dimethylaminopropylamine. It is used in skincare for its cleansing and foaming properties.
Cocamidopropyl betaine is a natural surfactant that’s derived from the mixture of a betaine and coconut oil.
Algin or alginic acid comes from brown seaweed. It’s used in skin care for its emulsifying benefits and thickening properties.
Also known as corn starch, this ingredient comes from corn. It can absorb moisture and emulsify products for a smooth even texture.
This synthetic ingredient combines stearic acid and polyglycerin-6 for this emulsifiyng, moisturizing skincare ingredient.
Cera bellina is a modified version of beeswax that mixes with water better. This makes it a better option than typical beeswax for many skincare formulations.
Palmaria palmata is a type of red seaweed that grows in the Atlantic ocean. It is used in skincare as an emollient, film former, and even skin texture.