INGREDIENT GLOSSARY

Xanthan Gum

*Also Called: Polysaccharide, Corn Sugar Gum, Goma Xantana

Cosmetic / Ingestion Purposes:

Skin Conditioning, Viscosity Controlling, Emulsion Stabilization, Binding Agent, Surfactant, Gel Forming

Ingredient Analysis

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Xanthan Gum

What does it do? What is it used for? Read further to learn how KOLAS Hemp uses this ingredient to compliment our CBD Hemp products.

in simple terms,

Used primarily as a stabilizing agent, Xanthan Gum is believed to help with diabetes, constipation, dry eye, and other conditions

Xanthan Gum

How safe is 

Xanthan Gum

Xanthan Gum rated a 1 of 10. This ingredient is considered low hazard and SAFE! KOLAS Hemp only uses All-Natural ingredients in the formulation of our CBD Hemp products.

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Let's dive a little deeper...

Xanthan gum is one of the most commonly utilized emulsion stabilizers. Small amounts can act as a thickening agent and turn runny products more gel-like. When Xanthan gum is used alone, it may cause the formula to become sticky. Still, it works harmoniously when combined with other thickeners and rheology modifiers. The standard use level of Xantha Gum is below 1%, usually in the 0.1-0.5% range. 


Xanthan gum is all-natural, a chain of sugar molecules delivered from particular sugar molecules via fermentation. It's approved by Ecocert and used in the food industry (E415). 

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Xanthan Gum