Tagra's Innovative Technologies Provide Formulators a New Kind of Freedom Inside a Range of Encapsulated Sun Screens and UV Filters

Known for its high-quality encapsulated actives and pigments, Tagra is proud to introduce its new SunCap™ products, offering the most extensive range of approved organic and inorganic UV filters.

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Tagra Biotechnologies - breakthroughs in microencapsulation

Tagra Biotechnologies - breakthroughs in microencapsulation - UV filters

A non-breakable and transparent micron size microcapsule of both organic and inorganic UV filters which stabilize and prevent the release of the UV filter into the surroundings.

Netanya, Israel (PRWEB) October 12, 2013

Known for its high-quality encapsulated actives and pigments, Tagra is proud to introduce its new SunCap™ products, offering the most extensive range of approved organic and inorganic UV filters.

The unique patented microencapsulation technology (US Patent Application No. 61/770,773) developed by Tagra, is a non-breakable and transparent micron size microcapsule of both organic and inorganic UV filters which stabilize and prevent the release of the UV filter into the surroundings allowing to: (a) retain the sunscreen on the superficial layers of the skin; (b) maintain and improve the safety and photo protection ability against the detrimental effects of UV radiation; (c) reduce systemic absorption; (d) increase photostability; (e) achieve high SPF values by overcoming incompatibilities with other UV filters.

Currently available within the SunCap™ range are AvoCap™ - encapsulated avobenzone: 40% payload, average particle size of ̴10 micron, photostable, no crystallization issues, In-Vivo tested for SPF, powder form ; and TitanCap™ - encapsulated TiO2 : 80% payload, average particle size of ̴10 micron (TiO2 primary particle size – 170nm) powder form.

For samples and further information, please contact info(at)tagra(dot)com or contact your nearest DKSH distributor in Asia.


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