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Marine Mucin

Outline

Marine Mucin is a viscous glycoprotein (gel) with a molecular weight of over 2 million that is extracted from squid nidamental glands. It has a high water-holding capacity, provides moisture to the skin and protects the skin from physical stress. Especially, the mucin in the nidamental gland is a marine gift that plays the role of protecting eggs, which are the origin of life, from external enemies such as bacteria and physical stress.

Mrine Mucin

 

Characteristics

  • Texture improvement effect
    Marine Mucin has the high viscosity characteristic of mucin and a smooth texture. The skin feels smooth after drying.
  • Moisturizing effect
    Marine Mucin is a protein that consists of amino acids and mucopolysaccharide with a high water-holding capacity, and has a high moisturizing effect.
 

Applications

Lotions, milky lotions, creames, skin care products, shampoos, conditioners, etc.

 

Country of origin

Japan (Yamagata Prefecture)

 

Reference materials

Texture lmprovement effect 1 (hair damage reduction)

Texture lmprovement effect 2 (reduction of hair coarseness)

Texture lmprovement effect 2 (reduction of hair coarseness)

Table. Compatibility of Marine Mucin

Glycoprotein with a haih water-holding capacity / Moisturizing ingredient with a smooth texture

 

Marine Mucin products list

List of Products

Product No. Product Name Source Package Storage temprature INCI Name Preservatives
MMN-111 Marine Mucin 0.3% MP Squid (nidamental gland) 1kg 2〜10℃ GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS METHYLPARABEN
MMN-121 Marine Mucin 0.3% PE Squid (nidamental gland) 1kg 2〜10℃ GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS PHENOXYETHANOL
MMN-211 Marine Mucin 1% MP Squid (nidamental gland) 1kg 2〜10℃ GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS METHYLPARABEN
MMN-221 Marine Mucin 1% PE Squid (nidamental gland) 1kg 2〜10℃ GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS PHENOXYETHANOL
 

Safety data

Skin primary irritation test Non-irritant
Skin sensitization test Negative
Chromasomal aberration test Negative
Skin accumulative irritation test Non-irritant
Mutagenicity test Negative
Human patch test Negative
Eye irritation test Non-irritant
Acute oral toxicity test Negative