saccharide isomerate

Saccharide isomerate is a water-binding agent and emollient, particularly helpful for dry skin. Research indicates it has an affinity for soothing and strengthening skin’s barrier, while delivering long-lasting hydration.

References for this information:

Microorganisms, October 2020, pages 1-16
Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand, 2014, pages 820-826
Cosmetics & Toiletries, September 2013, ePublication
Dry Skin and Moisturizers: Chemistry and Function, 2006, page 200

See mucopolysaccharide

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