ACULYN™ Rheology Modifiers for Home & Personal Care

ACULYN™ Rheology Modifiers are versatile ingredients that are found across home and personal care applications. In personal care, ACULYN™ Rheology Modifiers are used in facial cleansers, body washers, shampoos, lotions, creams, gels and more. They can help enhance texture, provide suspension, adjust flow properties and stabilize formulations. In home care, they help stablize formulations and control flow propertieis, as well as suspend particles, provide vertical wall cling, reduce misting and control uniform dosing of a formulation.


  • Variety of personal care formulations
  • skin and sun care- creams, lotions, sprays, antipersirants, hand sanitizers
  • hair care- shampoos, conditioners, styling products, colorants and perm systems
  • cleansing- body washes, facial cleansers, exfoliating cleansers, liquid hand soaps, mild cleansing formulations, sulfate-free cleansing formulations


  • Can be used to formulate crystal clear gel systems
  • Synergistic interaction with anionic, nonionic and zwitterionic surfactants
  • Stable in highly alkaline systems
  • No premixing or dispersing required
  • Dual functioning rheology modifier and film former
  • Level of GMP compliance – Cosmetic GMP
  • Excellent compatibility with polar solvents and peroxides
  • Exceptional skin feel and spreadability with low tack and excellent play time
  • Excellent viscosity stability
  • Effective as a polymeric emulsifier imparting a soft, non-greasy feel to formulations
  • Excellent suspension of particulates including beads, pigments and pearlizing agents
  • Suspends air bubbles in gel systems
  • Excellent suspension of silicones and silicone emulsions
  • Compatible with polyquaternium conditioning agents
  • Thickens acid systems
  • Thickens hydrogen peroxide systems
  • Highly salt and electrolyte tolerant (up to 10%)


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Europe, Middle East, Africa & India


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Latin America