Pumpkin Seed Protein Powder is used in cosmetics for its antioxidant, nourishing, and skin softening properties, and it will make a great addition to your supplies. Pumpkin seeds are known for containing a wide array of nutrients that are beneficial to the skin and overall health. They contain 18 different amino acids, Omega 6 and omega-3 fatty acids, phosphorus, manganese, magnesium, zinc, iron, copper, and vitamin K.
Pumpkin Seed Protein Powder is a hydrolyzed protein fraction obtained from the Cucurbita pepo (pumpkin) seedcake. This active ingredient functions by stimulating the synthesis of collagen and fibrillin and by inhibiting the activity of enzymes which contribute to its degradation.
When used at 4%, Pumpkin Seed Extract has demonstrated that it will smooth the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and improve skin vitality and tone. It may prove useful in preventing and attenuating the appearance of stretch marks, making it a useful addition to body care products.
CAS NUM: 89998-03-8
INCI Name: Hydrolyzed Cucurbita Pepo (Pumpkin) Seedcake
Part Used : seed
Stable in pH range: 6.5 – 7.5
Colour & Appearance: Amber
Grade: Top grade, Cosmetic
Recommended Usage: 1 – 10%,
Solubility: Soluble in water
Application: anti-aging, anti-stretch marks and other cosmetics products.
Mixing Method: Recommend adding to an emulsion during the cool-down phase. Can be added to the water-phase if cold-processing. Avoid temperature above 90C
Country of Origin: USA
Packaging: Our powders are packed in water proof zip lock pouches avoid spillage.
Recommended Storage: Our powders should be stored in cool temperatures away from direct sunlight and moisture in an airtight container. (Current Lot will expire: 10-2025)
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