Biosaccharide gum-1 a polysaccharide made by fermenting plants.
A moisturizing and skin soothing ingredient. It works by binding water to the epidermis, and creating a moisture-binding film on the skin that gives the skin a soft, smooth feeling. In addition to providing long lasting moisturization, it also functions as an anti-irritant. It can be found in a variety of cosmetics such as facial moisturizer, sunscreen, eye cream, foundation and conditioner.
Biosaccharide Gum-1 is generally considered to be safe.
- None are recorded.
Source: TruthinAging, https://www.truthinaging.com/ingredients/biosaccharide-gum-1