Product Name: Tremella Polysaccharides
INCI name: Tremella fuciformis sporocarp extract
CAS No: 778577-37-0
Appearance: White to light yellow powder
Tremella Polysaccharide is a new type of plant derived high efficiency humectant extracted from Tremella fuciformis. It is a kind of water soluble polymer, the average molecular weight is over one million Da., and the molecular structure backbone is Mannan made up by alpha (1-3) - glycosidic bond composition, and the branched chain by glucuronic acid, xylose and fucose etc., the active part is common structural part of alpha (1-3) - mannan.
The appearance of Tremella Polysaccharide is white or off-white powder, easy to absorb moisture and soluble in water, and easy to disperse in glycerol and propanediol, insoluble in ethanol, acetone and other organic solvents.
Functions in Cosmetics
► Efficient Moisturizing: (water retention)
► Antioxidation and anti-aging
► Improve the skin feeling
► Thickening effect
► Emulsification effect
Recommended dosage: 0.01%-0.5%
Usage: soluble in water, can be directly added into the aqueous phase.
Applications: especially for essence, mask, cream, lotion, toner and other cosmetics.
► Plant source
► Natural, safe and effective
► Moisture replenishment and retention
► Good affinity to skin, and no sticky feeling
► Scavenging free radicals and renovating damaged skin
► The structure is not easy to be destroyed and the biological activity is high