Avalure™ Flex-6 polymer

INCI Name: Polyurethane-62 (and) Trideceth-6

Avalure™ Flex-6 polymer is a water-dispersible multifunctional powder that provides film formation, pigment dispersion, emulsification, co-thickening and soft feel in skin care applications.


  • Allows pH and electrolyte-tolerant thickening
  • Enables HLB independent emulsification
  • Has high compatibility with metal oxides such as titanium dioxide or zinc oxide
  • Imparts excellent water resistance
  • Provides soft powdery afterfeel and soft film with skin barrier properties


  • Anti-aging Products
  • Body Lotions/Creams/Gels
  • Color Cosmetics
  • Eye Area Skin Care Products
  • Facial Care Products
  • Insect Repellant
  • Lip Care
  • Sun Care

Primary Functions

  • Emulsifier
  • Film Former
  • Pigment Dispersant
  • Rheology Modifier
  • Thickener