Sodium Lactate Plus is a multifunctional natural humectant, utilised by cold press soapers and lotion makers.
It allows slightly soft soap recipes to release from the mould more easily, increases lather and adds mildness. It is also a good substitute for
glycerine in skincare formulations adding moisture and light conditioning.
Sodium Lactate is a sodium salt of natural L Lactic acid, which is produced by fermentation of sugar.
It has a mild saline taste and has a neutral PH.
Sodium Lactate Plus has water binding capabilities and contributes an emollient feel.
An effective ingredient in hair detanglers.
Sodium Lactate Plus offers these benefits in you lotions, bath & body products:
- Skin freindliness
- Skin conditioning
- Boots Lather and produces a more luxurious creamy stable foam in soaps
- Extends usage life of bar soapshardens oil based soap bars
- Humectant qualitites – in all soaps, skincare and hair care products
- Suitable for vegans
Recommended usage rate: 1% to 5%