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Oleic Acid

Oleic Acid Description Oleic acid is an omega- 9 fatty acid and is naturally found in animal and plant oils. In its natural form, Oleic acid is odorless, colorless and sometimes may have a yellow tinge to it. Oleic acid is mainly derived from olives, hence the name oleic. It also found in grape seed […]

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Menthol

Menthol Description Menthol is an organic compound that is extracted from peppermint and other mints. It is synthetically made and it has a waxy, crystal like appearance in its natural state. It remains solid in room temperature and melts slightly above room temperature. There are many uses for menthol and the most common one is […]

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Panthenol

Panthenol Description Panthenol is an alcohol derivative of pantothenic acid or Vitamin B5, it is also referred to as a provitamin of vitamin B5. At room temperature is appears as a thick but transparent liquid. It is soluble in water and alcohol, can dissolve in ether and chloroform and may not be entirely soluble in […]

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Zinc Sulfate

Zinc Sulfate Description Zinc sulfate is an inorganic compound that is also known as white vitriol or simply zinc. There are many brand names for Zinc sulfate and the most common ones are Zincate, Orazinc 110, Orazinc 220, Verazinc, etc. Zinc sulfate is derived from Zinc which is a natural mineral. It is also an […]

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Soy Protein

Soy Protein Description Soy protein is a type of protein that is derived from soybeans. Soybeans are specially prepared by dehulling and defatting the soybean meal and through these processes, 3 kinds of high protein soybean products are produced (soy flour, soy concentrates and isolates). Soy protein has been used in many foods and is […]

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Pyridoxal Hydrochloride Gamma Linolenic Acid

Pyridoxal Hydrochloride Gamma Linolenic Acid Description Pyridoxal Hydrochloride Gamma Linolenic Acid is one of the main ingredients in scalp care treatments created especially for hair loss. Pyridoxal Hydrochloride Gamma Linolenic Acid is a form of Linoleic Acid that is found mostly in vegetable oils. This chemical was first isolated from herbs; gamma linoleic acid was […]

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Azelaic Acid

Azaleic Acid Description Azaleic acid is a saturated dicarboxylic acid as well as an organic compound. It appears as a white powder in its natural phase and is derived from natural sources such as wheat, barley and rye. This substance occurs naturally in nature and many experts consider Azelaic acid as a plant’s defense response […]

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Guar

Guar Description Guar or guar gum is from the guar bean (Cyamopsis tetragonolobus) which is a legume. This plant can survive rainy and arid weather conditions and is mostly grown in India. Because of the increased demand for guar and guar gum, it is now grown in different places all around the world. Guar is […]

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Vitamin B3

Vitamin B3 Description Vitamin B3 or Niacin is also known as Niacinamide, Nicotinamide or Nicotinic Acid. Vitamin B3 is a part of the 8 B vitamins which are needed in the body’s many metabolic processes and for the health and development of the many organs of the body like the eyes, skin, hair, nervous system […]

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Vitamin B5

Vitamin B5 Description Vitamin B5 is also called Pantothenic acid and is a part of the B vitamin family. All the 8 B vitamins are needed to convert carbohydrates into energy; the process involves burning glucose for energy use. The B vitamins may also be called complex vitamins since it is needed in the many […]

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