Nanocellulose Hydrogel


FineCell's Nanocellulose Hydrogel is nano-sized cellulosic material made from plant fibers. It's non-toxic to living cells, translucent, homogeneous, and odorless.

This material suits a wide range of applications, such as cosmetics, 3D bioprinting, and paint.


For specialists in cosmetics, FineCell’s Nanocellulose Hydrogel is a sustainable and multifunctional ingredient providing many benefits:

  1. Smooth skin feel, not greasy, nor sticky
  2. Stabilizing o/w Pickering emulsions
  3. Tuning viscosity of formulations
  4. Making it easier to spread and spray thick formulations
  5. Improving moisturizing effects
  6. Carrying bioactive substances such as peptides

For specialists in 3D bioprinting, FineCell’s Nanocellulose Hydrogel is a co-component for your bioink formulations. It provides many benefits:

  1. Enabling printing scaffolds with improved shape fidelity, without sacrificing bioink’s printability
  2. Improving scaffold’s shape stability, as FineCell’s Nanocellulose Hydrogel is crosslinkable with CaCl2
  3. Excellent biocompatibility and cell viability (>95%)

For specialists in paints, FineCell’s Nanocellulose Hydrogel is a green and multifunctional additive to help you:

  1. Simplify your formulations by replacing thickeners, emulsifiers, binders, and stabilizers
  2. Improve scratch resistance of the resulting coating