Citric Acid

What is Citric Acid?

Citric Acid, with its acidic properties, is commonly utilized as a chelating agent, pH adjuster, preservative, and flavor enhancer.

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Citric Acid Distributor & Supplier Information

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Citric Acid – American International Foods, Inc.

Citric Acid Applications (Uses & Benefits)

Skin Care
Citric acid is used in various skincare products such as creams, lotions, and serums. Its exfoliating properties help remove dead skin cells, promoting smoother skin.
Hair Care
Citric acid is added to shampoos and conditioners to adjust pH levels.
Citric acid is a key ingredient in household cleaners, including bathroom and kitchen cleaners. It is used to break down mineral deposits, dissolve soap scum, and remove stains.
Nutritional Supplements
Citric acid is used in vitamin supplements as a source of vitamin C as well as improving the bioavailability of certain minerals.
Citric acid is commonly found in effervescent tablets and liquid medications. It is often used as a buffering agent, pH adjuster, and stabilizer.
Citric acid can be found in eyeshadows, foundations, and lipsticks, where it helps adjust pH and assists in formulation stabilization. It is also used in nail polishes and removers for its solvent properties.

About American International Ingredients - A Citric Acid Supplier

American International Ingredients, Inc. is a leading citric acid supplier with an additional full service portfolio of over 400 personal care and cosmetic ingredients. We offer one of the most extensive lines of acidulants distributed to manufacturers and processors in the cosmetic, makeup, personal care, nutritional supplement, pharmaceutical, and household & commercial cleaning sectors. With a strategic nationwide warehouse network and our reliable just-in-time deliveries, we can supply your business with high quality acidulants at competitive prices.