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Product groups > Natural gums > Pharmaceuticals and cosmetics applications

Pharmaceuticals and cosmetics applications

Guar gum can be used as a thickener for various cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. In compressed tablets, guar gum can be used as a binder and disintegrator.

Several studies have found a significant decrease in cholesterol levels after the consumption of guar gum.

A specially-designed cationic guar is used as a viscosifier for opaque shampoos.

IGL’s future products include hydroxypropyl cationic guar for transparent shampoos.