PULLULAN is a water soluble polysaccharide made by microbially fermenting starch syrup. It has a lower viscosity in an aqueous solution than most other polysaccharide thickening agents. PULLULAN is freely soluble in water
Can be used in concentrations of 0.1-5% and should be added to the water phase of a formula. For best results add it to a bit of glycerine before adding to water to avoid clumping. For peel off masks up to 20% can be used.
PULLULAN provides skin lifting and wrinkle tightening actions due to its film-forming properties. The adhesiveness of PULLULAN is best utilized for products requiring long-lasting wear such as foundations and mascaras, and its excellent lubricity can be used in the basic formulations of
serums and creams to provide body.