What is claimed is:
1. A process for depleting epoxide species in a crosslinked polysaccharide gel composition, the process comprising:
(a) providing a crosslinked polysaccharide gel composition, the polysaccharide being crosslinked with a bifunctional or multifunctional epoxide crosslinker, wherein said composition comprises epoxide species resulting from the polysaccharide crosslinking process,(b) subjecting the crosslinked polysaccharide gel...
FIELD OF THE INVENTION
The present invention relates to a process for depleting epoxide species in epoxy-crosslinked polysaccharide gel compositions. In addition, the present invention relates to crosslinked polysaccharide gel compositions made by said process and their use in cosmetic and therapeutic applications.