Alpha Glucan

Our database has 1 products that contain Alpha Glucan.

Ingredient Description

alpha-Glucan is a highly branched, cyclic polysaccaride produced by the action of branching enzyme on starch. It consists of 500 to 2000 glucopyranose units

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Alpha Glucan Stats

  • Alpha Glucan is a rare cosmetic ingredient!
  • 0% of products in our database contain it.

Ingredient Functions

Humectant A substance that promotes retention of moisture.
Skin Conditioning to hydrate and soften skin

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 54361
  • INCI Name: ALPHA-GLUCAN
  • All Functions: Humectant, Skin Conditioning
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