In Personal Care and Cosmetics


Fumed silica is an important raw material for personal care and cosmetic fields., e.g. Soap, Shampoo, Deodorant, Face Cream, Make-up, Lipstick, etc. It is an effective gel-former that can increase the viscosity of oils, waxes, and emulsions thus improving the structure and stability of creams, lotions, lipsticks, and makeup preparations significantly. It is effective flow aids, beneficial in the production and application of powders and hair care products. Xysil fumed silica also facilitates the processing of pigments and prevents sedimentation of solid components from suspensions.
Fumed Silica is inorganic (mineral) substances; these completely amorphous products satisfy the requirements of consumers for reliable, safe raw materials.

In The Food Industry

Now all kinds of convenient food are very popular, in this convenient food, powdered ingredients (such as salt, spices, seasonings, egg or milk powder) are widely used. But because of their fine particle size or stickiness, some powders show poor flow properties and cake on storage which makes handling and proper dosing difficult. Fumed silica offers an efficient low-cost way to meet this challenge. It ensures product quality and improves productivity.

Applications

• Flavors
• Fruit powder
• Garlic powder
• Instant Beverage
• Onion Powder
• Paprika powder
• Protein concentrate
• Spice blend
• Tomato powder
• Vegetable powder
•Chili powder

Functions

• Improved powder flowability
• Reduced caking tendency
• Exact dosing
• Improved storage stability
• Increased productivity
• Constant quality
• Minimized dust generation
• Reliable food grade silica quality
• High purity
• Cost savings