xanthan provides unique acvantage in toothpaste to improve gel condition
and pumpability. With consistent viscosity, easy hydration, and
excellent enzyme stability, the xanthan helps to make toothpaste
uniform, easily dispersable and stable on the brush. The property
of high pseudoplasticity imparts easy pumpability from the container
and excellent mouthfeel.
allow rapid spreading and absorption to leave the skin feeling smooth
in creams and lotions. In shampoos and hare conditioners, xanthan
suspend and stabilize formulations and enhances lathering. In face
masks and packs, xanthan give body and cohesion to dry-mix and peelable
preparations with high at-rest viscosity.
effects of xanthan gum are utilized in various suspensions and emulsions,
e.g. vitamin emulsions, to provent separation due go temperature
fluctuations. Due to the good cold water solubility of xanthan gum
such solutions can easily be prepared. Xanthan is used in tablets.
Becaues it prolongs the contact time of active ingredients, as a
result of its thickening properties.