Emulsifier also known as an emulgent acts as a barrier in skin care to prevent the separation of oil and liquids.
The emulsifying agent also assists in the finished product to have a good finished appearance.
Emulsifiers can be naturally derived or synthetically formulated. Emulsifiers adds texture and thickness to the product.
Without the addition of an emulsifier the product would not be stabilized.
Example of Emulsifier in a sentence
The emulsifier in my skincare product is naturally derived from plants.