The moisturizing beauty of amino-derived materials.
Ingredients & Actives
Ajidew® ZN-100 is the zinc salt of PCA. It has sebum control and anti-aging activity, and it can act as a preservative booster.
CAE is an amino acid-derived cationic surfactant. It has excellent hair conditioning properties. It is also biodegradable. It also has some anti-microbial activity.
Prodew® series comprises Ajinomoto's amino acid-derived humectants. The amino acid cocktail blend in Prodew® is formulated to mimic the components of the Natural Moisturizing Factor (NMF) for skin and Cell Membrane Complex (CMC) for hair. It has excellent moisture absorption and retention capabilities, which bring benefits to skin. It has excellent functional benefits in makeup products application.
Eldew® PS & APS Series
Ajinomoto’s amino acid derived emollients, the composition of these products is similar to that of the intercellular lipids in skin and to Cell Membrane Complex (CMC) in hair. They have type III ceramide-like properties and are very effective for the recovery of damaged skin. These products have a high water holding capacity. They also have excellent pigment dispersibility. Their excellent emollient properties have numerous benefits and applications for skin and hair as well as makeup products.
Amihope® is an amino acid-derived functional ingredient. It has excellent lubricious properties. It is insoluble in both water and oil. It can be used in various makeup, skin care and hair care products.
AMISOFT® H series of natural amino acid-derived emulsifiers exhibits superior emulsification abilities. At very low concentrations these emulsifiers Aid in stabilization of emulsions. They also allow for cold process emulsification.