TEGO® Cosmo PGA   

INCI Name: 

Polyglutamic Acid

TEGO® Cosmo PGA is a polypeptide of the amino acid L-glutamic acid. It is a film former with moisturizing properties, provides smooth sensory skin feel and is biodegradable. TEGO® Cosmo PGA is suitable for O/W and W/O formulations claiming moisturizing benefits. The recommended usage concentration is 0.1-0.5% of TEGO® Cosmo PGA.

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Evonik Industries AG Personal Care is a major provider of sophisticated active complexes and high-quality plant extracts to the Personal Care and Cosmetics industry. Evonik’s active ingredients have been extensively researched and tested and provide a wide range of effects from anti-aging, protection, moisturizing, odor absorption to skin tone modulation and hair care and more.

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