Polygal ag


INCI Name: Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride

POLYCOS CA-1800 was specifically developed as a thickener for cosmetic formulations and as a conditioning agent in shampoos.

Key Features

  • Cationic
  • Easily dispersible in cold water
  • Exceptional behavior
  • Extraordinary conditioning (particularly of dry hair)
  • Improved silicone deposition onto hair (providing a soft, shiny, silky effect to the hair)
  • Less build-up effect of the conditioning agent
  • Provides improved ease-of-use of dry and wet hair combing and wet hair detangling
  • Reducing of scalp and or skin irritation
  • Improvement of the foam quality, stability and texture
  • Increase of the foam
  • Impart soft, elegant after-feel to the skin

Recommended Applications

  • Conventional, 2-in-1, and anti-dandruff shampoos
  • Cream rinse-off conditioning products
  • Cleansing liquid washes and soaps for body, hand, and face 
  • Shaving products as creams, foams, and gels
  • Baby shampoos
  • Hairstyling products as styling gels and mousses
  • Cleansing bar soaps
  • Wipes