Silk Protein, Hydrolyzed is is not given a cationic charge so it remains compatible with a wide range of cosmetic ingredients.
Silk is a long treasured, and expensive material, being referred to as the “princess of fibers”, due it’s strength.
The exceptional purity of Silk Protein, Hydrolyzed is shown by the clarity of its film and low ash content. Silk Protein, Hydrolyzed is useful in elegant hair and skin preparations for its excellent moisture binding properties, repair, and feel. In addition, this non-animal protein source is substantive to skin and hair and provides a protective barrier.
Silk Protein, Hydrolyzed will add luster, body, and manageability to hair when used in hair care preparations. As an amphoteric protein, it is compatible with cationic, anionic, and non-ionic materials. Silk Protein, Hydrolyzed as an ingredient in your formulation, will evoke pleasant thoughts, at point of purchase for your customers.
Silk Protein, Hydrolyzed will offer the most glide, and silkiness, of all proteins / amino acids.
|Appearance:||Amber Non Viscous Liquid*|
|Molecular Weight:||1577 Da|
|Storage:||Tightly Sealed, Protected from Heat / Freezing / Light|
|Shelf:||18 Months when Properly Stored / Handled|
* May sediment on standing. This is normal. Shake before use if necessary.
Provides superior conditioning properties, making it ideal for natural-type conditioners, shampoos, and hair repairing systems. Links hair fibers to improve elasticity, resiliency, and restore the moisture balance.
- Hair care: shampoos
- Treatment products
- Skin care: lotions, creams
- Bath gels
- Shave preparations
- Liquid hand soaps
- Soap bars
- 1 TO 5%
- add to cool down phase below 110 F
- add to water phase in cold process formulas
The above information is for general research purposes only and is not a representation or warranty of any kind. This material is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. The user of this material is solely responsible for determining fitness for any particular use; requesting and reviewing the applicable Material Safety Data Sheet; and compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. Terms and conditions apply