Carbopol® Aqua SF-1 OS polymer

China Compliant -Formerly CFDA Halal Green Chemistry

Optimal rheology modifier for emulsions containing high levels of pigments

Carbopol® Aqua SF-1 OS polymer is an acrylates copolymer, alkali-swellable rheology modifier targeting skin care, sun care, and color cosmetic applications containing pigments. It meets formulating needs by offering excellent rheology and suspension in sophisticated oil-in-water skin care, sun care, or color cosmetic systems containing high levels of coated and uncoated pigments (e.g. TiO2) or particles.

Function: <a href='/Personal-Care/Products/Product-Finder?ingredientType=Functional&functions=Rheology Modifier'>Rheology Modifier</a>

Ingredient Name: <div class="ExternalClass60EF3319CC7E4A0783A0F8E5FA923968">Acrylates Copolymer</div>

Recommended Use level: ​Recommended use level is 1 to 3 wt% as supplied

  • Easily co-emulsifies and stabilizes insoluble and difficult-to-stabilize ingredients such as silicones
  • Easy-to-use liquid that is cold processable enabling flexible processing requirements
  • Enhances TIO2 pigment distribution in emulsions, resulting in pleasant aesthetics and high coverage efficiency
  • Excellent emulsion stabilization and suspension above 6.5 pH
  • Offers a pleasant sensorial experience with its soft sensory
  • Reduces level of emulsifiers and structurants required for optimum stability and texture