You Are Here:  HomeHumectants -  Sodium PCA 50%

Sodium PCA 50%




Price: $1.75

QTY
Add to cart
Add to wish list

Sodium PCA 50%
CAS No. 28874-51-3

Sodium PCA is the sodium salt of pyroglutamic acid (also known as PCA). PCA is a naturally occurring component of human skin and a part of the "natural moisturizing factors" (NMF) that maintain a healthy epidermis. Sodium PCA is very hygroscopic, attracting moisture from the air. It imparts a moist feeling to hair and skin. Sodium PCA applied to the skin is absorbed to a limited extent. It is non-comedogenic, nonirritating to the eye and skin -- even at concentrations up to 50%, and does not contribute to phototoxicity or sensitization. It is rapidly biodegradable. Soluble in water and ethanol and insoluble in oils, it is used for its powerful humectant properties in many skin and hair care products including gels, creams, lotions, shampoos, conditioners, lipsticks and foundations.
 

Recommended Usage Rate: 0.2 - 4%
Appearance: Clear, syrupy liquid

Preservative:  None, product as supplied is unpreserved
Solubility: Soluble in water
INCI: Sodium PCA

** 50 lb size is boxed and shipped separately from the balance of an order. Estimated shipping can be determined by placing the item in the cart on its own.

Here you will find Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and Technical Data Sheets. The files are in PDF format. To access a file, click on the relevant button or the file name. For your convenience, it will open up in a new browser window.

Please note: You must have Acrobat Reader to view the files listed here. If necessary, the Acrobat Reader link will directed you to a page where it can be downloaded.

Technical Data

 
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)

Sodium PCA MSDS

 

Lotioncrafter formulas in which this ingredient appears are listed below. Formulas are used as a means to provide basic formulating information and guidance in the use of ingredients Lotioncrafter supplies. Formulations are provided in percentages, grams and ounces. Most create a batch size of 1000g (33 ounces). Because percentages are provided, they can be sized up or down with ease.

The files are in PDF format. To access a file, click on the relevant button or the file name. For your convenience, it will open up in a new browser window.

Please note: You must have Acrobat Reader to view the files listed here. If necessary, the Acrobat Reader link will directed you to a page where it can be downloaded.

Formulations
Antiaging Facial Moisturizer for Mature Skin

By accessing this formulation you acknowledge that it is your responsibility to ensure formulation integrity and freedom to practice and that the information herein is provided with no warranties express or implied. Ensuring suitability and stability is your responsibility in every respect and should include doing appropriate formula stability and preservative efficacy testing as well as appropriate patent search and analysis.


Customers Also Bought

Customers who bought this item also bought...
Vitamin B3, Niacinamide USP
Vitamin B3, Niacinamide USP
Silk Amino Acids PF
Silk Amino Acids PF
Honeyquat PF
Honeyquat PF
dl-Panthenol
dl-Panthenol
Your name: *
Your e-mail: *
Recipient's e-mail: *

Send to friend

News
04-15-2014
The Heartbleed OpenSSL vulnerability is not an issue here at Lotioncrafter. Our server runs CentOS 5 and is not subject to the Heartbleed vulnerability. Your data is safe with us!

Previous news

Sign-up for our newsletter

Our Customers Say...
I just wanted to say, how happy, I am with my first order from Lotioncrafter.
Once I placed my order, which was mid-morning, by that same afternoon I had a Tracking #...
My order reached me in record time..
Also everything came very nicely, and securely packaged..and the free items was a nice surprise..
Thanks, Lotioncrafter...
Ruth Helton

As an owner of a small cosmetics company, I order supplies nearly every day. Lotioncrafter is MY FAVORITE place to do business! Their prices and selection are excellent, they always answer my questions quickly and kindly, their shipment-time is FAST, and everything is packed beautifully.
They really do care about their customers' needs.
I would highly recommend Lotioncrafter to any size business or anyone interested in making cosmetics! If you're just starting out, don't be scared! Lotioncrafter is on your side!
Carolyn Tracy, (More Minerals)

This is by far the most comprehensive and technologically advanced site I have visited. I am very impressed by your product availability and ease of using your website. Can't wait to receive my first order and look forward to working with you in the future.
Janet Fikany, (JanetLand Delectables)

Really surprised at how quickly my order was processed. Arrived, shipping coast-to-coast in just a couple of days. Kudos to a great business.
Jo Ann, (Palm Beach Soaps)

I would just like to say a big THANKYOU to all Lotioncrafter staff!! My orders always arrive well packaged ,quickly and in good repair. The products are the best there is ! The service is great the shipping is fairly priced and any questions are always answered quickly. What more could anyone ask for ? GREAT place to shop for hard to find items ..Thank you !!
Susan Wilkinson

View All Testimonials
Write Your Own Testimonial



Copyright © 2002-2014 Lotioncrafter® LLC. All Rights Reserved. 48 Hope Lane, Eastsound, WA 98245 Tel: 360-376-8008 Fax: 360-376-1409
Policies | Site Map | E-Commerce Design by Ryan Design Studio

HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.