Appearance: White Crystalline Powder Alpha-Cyclodextrin (α-Cyclodextrin), is marketed as FBCx for a range of medical, healthcare and food and beverage applications which rely on its ability to bind to fats and reduce their bioavailability both in the body and in food and beverage products. For example, the US product, Calorease, is a dietary supplement containing α-cyclodextrin that binds to fat when taken with a meal and is a natural alternative to other synthetic anti-obesity medications. α-Cyclodextrin has the unique ability among known fibers to bind nine times its own weight in fat. In the cosmetic field, possibilities of its uses include: 1. To act as stabilizer or an emulsifier, 2. To reduce organic molecules skin mucosal stimulation in the cosmetics and enhance the stability of the effective components. 3. To prevent nutrient composition of volatile, oxidation, increase the infusibility, essence, perfume water-soluble and keep the fragrance slow release and lasting. In the food industry, the possibilities of its uses include: 1. To cover and remove peculiar smell; 2. To Improve and enhance food organization structure; 3. To Relieve and remove bitter and astringent; 4. Anti-oxidation; In Pharmaceutical industry, the possibilities of its uses include: 1. To increase the solubility of medicine and biological availability 2. To improve the bioavailability of drugs. 3. To adjust or control the releasing of drugs. 4. To decrease the toxicities of drugs. 5. To improve the stabilities of drugs. NOTE: These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. DISCLAIMER: There is no guarantee of specific results and results can vary.