Hair Styling Polymers

We provide a range of hair Styling Polymers to give you the freedom to formulate for diverse customer needs in terms of level and length of hold, hair type and style, shine, color protection etc.  As experts in developing and testing aerosol and non aerosol, we can help you achieve the performance you wish to offer in a variety of hair formulations.

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ACUDYNE™ 180 Hair Styling Polymer Resin

Offers moderate/firm hold and natural feel with excellent humidity resistance and low tack and non flaking, Can be used in aerosol and pump sprays (0% to 80%+ VOC), aerosol and non-aerosol mousses, styling gels, and a variety of styling aids, such as pomades, waxes, putties, lotions and creams.

ACUDYNE™ 1000 Hair Styling Polymer

Provides outstanding hold and styling durability with excellent humidity resistance. Recommended for a broad range of applications, from aerosols (35-80% VOC) and pump sprays to gels, mousses, pomades, lotions and creams.

ACUDYNE™ DHR Hair Styling Polymer Resin

Provides very durable hold through unique dual phrase functionality to provide all day hold with a natural, non flaking feel.  Imparts excellent shine to hair, especially in sprays from 0-80+ VOC. Can be used in aerosol and pump sprays (0% to 80%+ VOC), aerosol and non-aerosol mousses, styling gels and a variety of styling aids, such as pomades, waxes, putties, lotions and creams.

ACUDYNE™ LT-120 Hair Styling Polymer Resin

Offers strong hold with stiff feel and superior humidity resistance. Can be used in aerosol and pump sprays (0% to 80%+ VOC), aerosol and non-aerosol mousses, styling gels, and a variety of styling aids, such as pomades, waxes, putties, lotions and creams.

ACUDYNE™ SCP Hair Styling Polymer Resin

Firm hold with soft, conditioned feel and smooth texture with excellent humidity resistance and color retention. Can be used in aerosol and non-aerosol mousses, styling gels and a variety of styling aids, such as pomades, waxes, putties, lotions and creams.

ACUDYNE™ Shine Hair Styling Polymer

Provides outstanding shine and styling durability by creating a smooth, reflective surface on the hair. Recommended for use in 55-80% VOC hair sprays and styling gels.

KYTAMER™ PC Polymer

Uniquely combines the substantive film-forming properties of chitosan with the natural humectancy of pyrrolidone carboxylic acid (PCA). Provides multiple functionalities including strong natural hold, a moisturizing benefit and shine from a marine derived material. It can be formulated into styling gels and a variety of styling aids, such as pomades, waxes, putties, lotions and creams.

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