AMINAT® Preservative and Active Ingredient for Cosmetics
Its low toxicity in conjunction with its remarkable antimicrobial features make LAE® (Lauric arginate) a product with wide application within the food and cosmetics preservation field.
Lauric arginate has unique advantages over most of the currently approved food and cosmetic preservatives because it is an environmentally friendly product being certificated for sustainable production process according to the twelve principles of Green Chemistry.
Other prestigious certifications have been achieved: ECOCERT, COSMOS, NATRUE.
LAE® combines a high antimicrobial efficacy with low toxicity, non-sensitizing and non skin irritating features. It can provide smoothness to skin and hair because of its cationic nature.
Aminat® is the range of products based on LAE® for applications in the cosmetic field.
AMINAT®-G is a multifunctional innovative product that can be used by the formulators as preservative in personal care products (creams, lotions, body milks, hair conditioners,…) and as an active ingredient in soaps, antidandruff shampoos, deodorants and oral care products.
AMINAT®-CB and AMINAT®-CP are formulations of LAE® mixed with other organic solvents for cosmetic products.