Asta Technologies produces natural sulfated polysaccharides for the cosmetic market in the form of powder (>97%) and gel (5% or 10%).
Natural sulfated polysaccharides are released by the Porphyridium cruentum micro-algae to create an active protective layer around the cell that enables survival of the organism in extreme conditions.
Natural Sulfated Polysaccharides may be used as key ingredient in many cosmetic applications:
- protecting the skin against irritants
- anti ageing