Acacia Gum Powder Gum Arabic

Acacia Gum Powder Gum Arabic

2 Reviews

$8.25 - $31.50
Size Price Quantity
4 oz $8.25
16 oz $31.50


Acacia Gum Powder - Gum Arabic

INCI (Acacia species).  Also called Gum Arabic.  Acacia gum is a natural gum produced from the sap of acacia trees.  Acacia gum is composed of polysaccharides (multi-chain starches) and glycoproteins  (protein/sugar molecules).  It is used as an emulsifier,  emulsion stabilizer, thickener, demulcent, suspension agent, and foam stabilizer in cosmetics, bath and body products, and other skincare applications. Acacia gum is a water soluble gum.  It should be added to the aqueous phase of lotions and creams.   It is added to some powdered applications in small quantities to keep powder in loose form.  

Bontanical Name:  Acacia Rigidula

Country of Origin:  USA


1.  Acacia Gum (Gum Arabic) is used in lotions, creams, pomades, shampoos, body washes, balms, and cosmetic products like mascara.  Usage rate typically ranges from 1-10% of a formula. 

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Great for Lotions

A viewer from New York, NY
Review rating is 5
I use this in my lotion recipes as well as my creams. It is wonderful. I just adore it. Great quality and wonderful product.
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Perfect Cosmetic Thickener!

A viewer from Clute, TX US
Review rating is 5
Acacia gum powder was perfect in my coconut oil recipe and it was perfect!
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