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ALKOX® is a water-soluble, silica free resin. It is an outstanding emollient and thickening agent that gives skin, shaving and hair care products the superior "feel" properties and smoothness. ALKOX® can be used in a wide range of cosmetic applications including shampoos and conditioners, soaps, hair waxes, shaving gels, creams, and lotions.



Kowa American Corp. offers a wide range of chemicals to the Personal Care & Cosmetics Industry, including mineral UV filters (TiO2 and ZnO), PEO, Polyacrylate thickeners & dispersants, hair care polymers, microspheres, numerous natural oils, extracts, and derivatives. We work closely with our manufacturing partners and worldwide Kowa network (offices in 16 countries) to bring high quality materials and find best solutions for our customers. Part of Kowa Group (founded in Japan in 1894).

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