Definitions for "Sodium hydroxide"
Keywords:  lye, caustic, soda, naoh, hydroxide
A synthetic soda used as a neutralizing agent to obtain the gel consistency by raising the pH of the formula.
Also known as caustic soda or lye
Lye, a alkaline ingredient used to modify the pH of a formula. It is also used as a cleansing agent.
Keywords:  adjuster
pH adjuster