TEGO® RenewHA Lacto
INCI: Lactobionic Acid (proposed)Product Categories: Active, Antioxidant, Chelating Agent, Humectant, Moisturizer, Protectant
TEGO® RenewHA Lacto is an aldonic acid obtained from the oxidation of lactose and comprises of a galactose moiety linked to a gluconic acid molecule via an ether-like linkage. Owing to the high number of hydroxyl groups, LBA is very hygroscopic and forms gels containing about 14% water with atmospheric moisture. This performance is reportedly better than some traditional humectants such as glycerin and sorbitol.
Skin exfoliation is a well-understood approach to achieve more radiant, healthy-looking skin. Evonik’s next-generation alpha hydroxy acid (AHAs) and derivative aldobionic acids (ABAs) offer consumers a choice of effective skin renewal that is nonetheless sensitive to the skin.
Features & Benefits of TEGO® RenewHA Lacto
- Excellent skin moisturization and humectant benefits
- Antioxidant, chelating, and other skin-protective benefits
- Improvement in the appearance of skin clarity, thickness, and quality
- Protective benefits for photoaged skin
- Milder with low irritation
- Body Care
- Face & Neck Care
- Hand & Foot Care
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Lactobionic Acid (proposed)