Levulinic Acid

Ácido Levulínico

INCI: Levulinic Acid

What is Levulinic Acid?
Levulinic Acid is a versatile substance with several industrial uses. In cosmetics, it is used as a 100% natural preservative obtained from the degradation of cellulose, mainly from corn.

What is Levulinic Acid used for?
Levulinic Acid helps to condition and soften the skin, although its main function is to act as a mild preservative. With good antibacterial properties, it does not alter the structure or pH of other ingredients in the product.