Foam-Boosting, Mild Surfactant
Lauryl glucoside is one of several non-ionic surfactants found within the polyglycoside family. It is obtained from coconuts, making it a naturally derived renewable resource.
Lauryl glucoside holds a thicker texture than decyl glucoside. Great for baby wash, Pet safe shampoo and Sensitive skin formulation.
|Appearance||Clear to yellowish, viscous liquid|
|Usage rate||Can be added to formulas as is. Typical use level 1-25% depending on desired foaming and cleansing effects. For external use only.|
|Applications||Body wash, face wash, liquid hand soap, shampoo, baby care, sensitive skin care and wipes|
|Scent||no or faint odor|
|Raw material source||Coconut oil and glucose (sugar)|
|Why do we use it in formulations?||It is mostly used as an emulsifier, conditioner, or foaming agent in cosmetic products as well as it is one of the mildest and most skin-friendly cosmetic ingredients.|
|Strengths||Very mild surfactant blend offering excellent ph-independent foaming and cleansing properties|
|Note||Vegans can use products containing Lauryl Glucoside as it does not comprise components that are derived from animals.|