Mannitol & Lactose series
Brief description and main properties
Induchem is a gold standard of quality and consistency in the field of visual carrier systems. Our Unispheres® technology is based on our unique manufacturing process that creates spherical beads from cellulose and sugars.
Delivered dry, they have the incredible property of transforming to a soft and crushable bead in the finished product that disappears with a gentle rub without leaving any shell residue on skin or hair. Unispheres® are easy to process at the industrial scale and do not contain preservatives.
Basic ingredient (INCI)
Mannitol (or Lactose#), Cellulose, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose – # Animal origin (milk)
Aspect / Additives
Pearlescent (coated) / Matt (uncoated)
Individual pigment(s) – Individual active ingredient(s)
Large 1000 – 1500 µm
Small 500 – 900 µm
Virtually insoluble in water, oils and all other common cosmetic vehicles
0.5% to 2% for visual effect and up to 10% for color/active delivery
Can be used in many types of cosmetic products (including oral care for some of our references) : clear formulations such as gels, shampoos, toothpastes, emulsions, creams,…
> As a world leader in high quality visual carriers, we offer an impressive range of customization possibilities such as: loading pigments, enclosing our carriers with hydrophobic functional ingredients, modifying size of the beads and adjusting their hardness to better control release.
So don’t hesitate to contact us.
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