INCI: Calcium Gluconate
What is Calcium Gluconate?
It is a calcium salt of gluconic acid. It is mostly found as the mineral origin. It comes as white, crystalline, odor free powder. It’s positively charged calcium helps regulate cellular level enzymatic reactions and negatively charged part gluconate helps with enhanced permeation and enhanced bioavailability.
Use & Benefits:
It is considered as a revitalizing or restructuring agent because of both calcium as well as gluconate is useful for the body. It also moisturizes the skin, and because of gluconates, it has moisture attracting property. So, it has been used as a humectant in toothpaste or oral care to maintain the uniformity in the appearance of product through the shelf life. It also has a soothing effect on skin or hair when applied. It can be used in oral care products, in skin care, and in hair conditioning.