Kelco-Care™ diutan gum

Kelco-Care™ diutan gum, from Lubrizol, is a water-soluble biopolymer produced by fermentation, used as a rheology modifier in cosmetics applications.

Product Description

    Designed specifically for use within Personal Care and Cosmetics formulations, Kelco-Care Diutan Gum allows enhanced compatibility with cationic ingredients due to its anionic character.

    This specialty ingredient is particularly suitable for hair conditioners, hair colourants and sun care formulations.

    Key benefits include:

    • Not degraded by cellulase/amylase enzymes

    • Light skin feel

    • Provides long-term viscosity and system stability over a broad temperature range enabling product consistency over time for consumers

    • Shear-thinning rheology for smooth flow in hair and skin products

    • Very efficient viscosity builder at lower total solids

Product Functions

  • Rheology Modifier

Product Features

  • Light feel
  • Sheer thinning

Chemical Description

  • Diutan gum


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