Silk Amino Acid It is used in hair, powder, and color makeup. It is an emollient and softens the skin, helping moisture to penetrate the skin and aids in absorption and in the healing of the skin.
Due to their low molecular weight they can penetrate the surface of the skin and because of their moisture binding qualities they are able to condition the skin and hydrate the skin.
It is used in shampoos, lotions, body wash, toner soap, hair treatment, lipstick, mascara, foundation, conditioners as well as other color makeup. It is used in hair to add body, softness, shine, health and strength. It is water based and is soluble in water but not in oil. The usage rate is between 2-5% by weight.
Combine the Shea Butter, Beeswax, E-wax together in a heat safe container and heat in the microwave. When the oils have melted remove, add the Silk Amino Acids, and color carefully and lightly. Stir the mixture thoroughly and when it has cooled enough, you can add a fragrance of your preference.
Other Names: Phalaena moriInci: Hydrolyzed Silk Peptides
Appearance: liquid. amber to light. Slight odor
Natural or Synthetic: Silk Amino Acid is derived from the hydrolysis of silk which is a natural protein fiber. Silk Amino Acid is the mixture of the amino acids that are the product of the total hydrolysis of silk.
These amino acids include alanine, proline, histidine, taurine, aspartic acid, valine, tryptophan, serine and glycine. Amino Acids are the substances that build the body, not only repairing tissue and building cells but fighting viruses and bacteria.
They are part of the hormonal and enzyme system, carry oxygen throughout the internal body, build nucleoproteins such as DNA and RNA and are participants in muscle activity. They contain a high dispersion rate and this allows the fine powder to dissipate into liquids and other powders. Helps moisture to penetrate the skin and aids in absorption and in the healing of the skin.
It is used in hair, powder, and color makeup. It is used in hair to add body, softness, shine, health and strength.
Recommended Retest or Shelf Life: 1 year
Storage: Cool Dark Place
Not for Ingestion.