Is carbomer (speciality 940 and 980) a goog replacement for xanthan gum in this lotion for thickening and stabilizing the water phase?
Mineral oil or vegetable oil ~%10
Polyglyceryl 4 Laurate %3
Glyceryl stearate %1
Lactic acid %8 or salicylic acid %2
Xanthan gum %0.3
Final pH 4-5 adjusted with sodium hydroxide