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    Moisturization With A Unique Sensory Experience

    Lubrajel™ hydrogels allow for a range of formulation aesthetics that deliver high moisturization. These products are lubricious, provide a variety of textures, and help you meet hydration needs for your skin and sun care formulations. Select from the hydrogels below to achieve just the right slip, texture, and after-feel you’re looking for.

*Calculated according to ISO 16128-2:2017

 

FEATURES & BENEFITS

    • Cold-processable
    • Water-soluble
    • Non-oily emolliency
    • Superior moisturization
    • Wide viscosity range for texture enhancement
    • Clear, colorless gels, no impact on formulation clarity
    • Easy to use to achieve desired formulation aesthetics

    • Exceptional after-feel range
    • Customizable sensory experience
    • Excellent range of slip and lubricity
    • Listed on China IECIC-CFDA (2015) and China IECSC-MEE
    • High natural origin content (over 93% according to ISO 16128-2:2017)

APPLICATIONS

 
  • Skin creams, lotions, gels
  • Shaving gels, creams
  • Sun care
  • Foundations, bb creams
  • Essences, toners, micellar waters
  • Face masks (leave-on, sheet, peel/rinse-off)
 

SAMPLE FORMULATIONS

 

         

Lubrajel™ Hydrogels deliver high moisturization


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    • In vivo, double-blind, randomized study was conducted on twenty internal panelists
    • A gel cream formula containing either 5% of one of five Lubrajel® hydrogels or no Lubrajel® (control) was applied randomly to the panelists’ forearms
    • Hydration data was recorded after 4 and 8 hours
    • In a second study, hydration data was recorded for the same gel cream formula with 5% Lubrajel® Marine after 8 hours
    • In both studies, Lubrajel® demonstrated an ability to moisturize the skin versus the control

Lubrajel™ Hydrogels enhance sensory experience

    • To assess lubricity, a study was conducted to measure the drag resistance of a base gel cream formulation (control) using a texture analyzer
    • Compared to measurements taken of the base formulation containing either 5% Lubrajel™ or 5% glycerin
    • Highest slip is achieved by adding Lubrajel™ Marine while highest drag results from adding glycerin
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Lubrajel™ Oil provides light, dimethicone-like after-feel

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    • In a sensory study, a light-feel gel cream moisturizer containing either 3% of Lubrajel™ Oil or dimethicone (5 cst) was graded on several attributes by a 5-person expert panel in a double-blind, randomized test
    • The results demonstrated that the sensory profile did not change when Lubrajel™ Oil was used instead of dimethicone
    • Lubrajel™ Oil is an excellent alternative to achieve a light, dimethicone-like feel

 

         
 

Lubrajel™ is a registered trademark of United-Guardian, Inc.

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