What is SERICIN CAS 60650-89-7？
Sericin is a pure natural protein extracted by biotechnology from cocoon (cocoon shell, cocoon coat) and silk. It contains 18 kinds of amino acids, of which serine and aspartic acid are the highest. In addition, eight essential amino acids are complete. Because sericin contains about 80% of the hydrophilic side group amino acids, sericin has excellent humidifying and moisturizing effects as a cosmetic raw material.
|Solubility||Easily soluble in water|
1. As a cosmetic raw material and chemical fiber coating raw material, sericin has excellent moisture absorption, moisture retention, air permeability and anti-microbial function.
2. Sericin has excellent film-forming property on hair, its film has luster, hair feels good, and has elasticity. It can not only prevent hair from being damaged by direct contact with chemicals, but also increase hair elasticity and luster. Sericin forms a film of certain strength on the hair surface and can be used as hair styling agent.
3. Sericin has excellent oxidation resistance. It can effectively inhibit the activity of polyphenol oxidase in foods. It is an excellent natural antioxidant for fat foods. It is of great value to develop additives that extend the shelf life of dairy foods.
4. Using sericin protein as the main raw material, through cross-linking agent, it can be coated on chemical fiber, underwear, bedding, skin-friendly products, leather and other products, which can play the role of skin care, antibacterial, comfort and other silk effects.