Found in: Restorative Floral Bath / Nourishing Body Creme
Key benefits: Natural preservative. Emulsifier.
Derived from: Sugar
Xanthan gum is a polysaccharide created when sugar is fermented by the Xanthomonas campestris bacteria. Discovered by scientists in 1963, it is commonly used as a binder and thickening agent that improves texture, consistency and shelf life.