Sodium Lactate helps to produce a harder bar of soap that lasts longer. Because Sodium Lactate is a salt, it is a natural humectant, providing moisture.
Sodium Lactate is the sodium salt of natural L (+) lactic acid made by the fermentation of sugar. It has antimicrobial properties and is pH neutral. This product is widely used as a natural preservative in many applications.
Useful in creams, lotions, and scrubs; it can also be used to increase the melt point and improve the texture of whipped butters and lotion bars.