Bowls and Leaves
 

Acacia

Acacia decurrens
A fine, off-white powder from the gum
 
Used for thickening and binding, Acacia provides the base for many of Malcolm products.

Tragacanth

Austragalis gummifer
A white fine powder from the gum
 
Tragacanth is a gum sourced from dried sap. It provides an emulsifier, thickener and stabiliser and is used as a lotion base and shampoo hair softener.

Xanthan gum

From the bacterium ‘Xanthomonas campestris
A polysaccharide composed of glucose, mannos and glucuroric acid
 
A gum derived from corn or soy products that helps to stabilise and thicken lotions. It is primarily used to create a base matrix.
 


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