Elixir Salts – Citric Acid | Food Grade | Bath Bombs, Health & Beauty, Cleaning | Plus 25% FREE
Citric acid is a naturally occurring, weak organic acid found in lemons, oranges and other citrus fruit. It is also a normal component of human cells that is metabolised, degraded, and eliminated from the body.
CA is a key ingredient in the food and beverage industry. It can be used as a preservative or can be added to food for an acidic or sour taste. In addition to this, it has a number of other uses…
Health & Beauty Benefits
- Kidney stones.
- Mineral absorption.
- Skin care/anti-ageing.
- Skin pigmentation.
- Sore throat.
Despite its many health benefits, it is important that you avoid using citric acid medicinally without first consulting a doctor. Citric acid supplementation can cause a variety of side effects, including vomiting, diarrhoea, nausea and abdominal pain.
- Cleaning agent.
- Flavouring of food, sweets and to soft drinks and alcoholic drinks.
- Food production: For fruits and fruit products, in the making of cheese and in ice cream.
- Pest control.
- Alcohol production.
- Pharmaceuticals: Citric acid is used in the manufacturing of medicinal products and in bio-technology industries.
- Bath Bombs: Use with Sodium Bicarbonate to make home-made bath bombs.
Quality is as important us as it is to you; therefore we supply our chemicals in a range of sizes to meet your needs. Please see our variations for a size to suit you!
Store at room temperature in a cool, dry place.