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  • Company:

    Omya Kinetik

  • INCI Name:

    Maltodextrin/VP Copolymer

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BIOSTYLE® XH polymer is a naturally-derived hair fixative polymer designed for use in clear, stiff holding hair gels, mousses, and other styling aids where volumizing properties are desired. BIOSTYLE® XH polymer provides the on-hair performance, exceptional clarity, and consumer preferred rheology that are typically associated with synthetic fixative polymers, yet BIOSTYLE® XH polymer is partially derived from renewable resources. This high molecular weight, proprietary hybrid polymer represents a new way for formulators to create more sustainable, hard holding styling products while maintaining cost-in-use targets without any sacrifice of performance properties.

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Maltodextrin, polymer with 1-ethenyl-2-pyrrolidinone (1323833-56-2) Sign in to view

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Maltodextrin, polymer with 1-ethenyl-2-pyrrolidinone (1323833-56-2)
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Omya Kinetik is a dynamic and customer-focused distributor of high-quality specialty ingredients from around the globe, serving the personal care and cosmetic markets. With Omya’s acquisition of Kinetik, a new division – now known as Omya Kinetik – allows the two previously independent teams to combine and become a true force in Personal Care Distribution, offering class-leading product innovation, formulation support and customer service.

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