- Categories: Thickeners/Emulsifiers
Polyacrylate crosspolymer-6 is a synthetic powder ingredient that stabilises and thickens water-based emulsions. It works particularly well to create gel textures that have a non-sticky finish and elegant slip when applied to skin. Chemists may also use this ingredient to help stabilise several bio-active ingredients in a single formula.
Polyacrylate crosspolymer-6 is considered safe as used in cosmetics.
Reference for this information:
International Journal of Toxicology, September-October 2017, pages 59S-88S
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