Saccharide Isomerate

Our database includes 618 products that contain Saccharide Isomerate.


Saccharide Isomerate comes from sugars found in corn. It is altered so the structure is more similar to the carbohydrates found in our skin. Its ability to match these carbohydrates makes it a great moisturizer and humectant.

Humectants help draw moisture from the air to our skin. Studies show Saccharide Isomerate to be an effective moisturizer.

People also like: Allantoin, Hyaluronic Acid, Lactic Acid

Saccharide Isomerate is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 2.1% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:


Community Stats

17 people from our community have liked or disliked this ingredient.

Users who like it 💖

Often have the following skin types:

Oily Sensitive

Usually have one or more of the following skin concerns:

Redness • Dryness • Wrinkles • Dullness

Where it's used

Saccharide Isomerate is most often found as ingredient number 16 within an ingredient list.

These are the categories of products that use Saccharide Isomerate the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 79971
  • All Functions: Humectant
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

SkinSort uses CosIng to source some of it's data on ingredient names and functions.