Polygel® CA   

INCI Name: 

Carbomer

Company:

 3V

Polygel® CA is a synthetic polymer well known and widely used in the cosmetic industry as a thickener and suspending agent because of its safety and versatility. Polygel® CA dispersions are characterized by high viscosity and clarity (see Fig. 1 and 2). Therefore it is very suitable for formulating sparkling and clear gels as well as for stabilizing emulsions. Normal use level is between 0.1 and 1.5%, depending on the type of formulation and final desired viscosity.

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Functionality Categories
  • Viscosity Modifiers
Chemical Class Categories
  • Synthetic Polymers
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