Elevance Smooth, a line of plant-based, multi-functional polymers, can be used in a wide range of personal care applications, including skin, hair and cosmetic products.
Elevance Smooth ingredients:
- Are polymers that can provide structurant, thickener and film-former functionality
- Enable formulators to use a single ingredient in chassis across their personal care product portfolio, simplifying formulation, product lines and business/supply chain complexity
- Are compatible with a broad number of other ingredients used in personal care applications, including both silicone and silicone-free systems
Elevance Smooth CS-110 is a 100 percent renewable, plant-based material. The compatibility and performance of the Elevance personal care ingredients allow formulations to be free from PEG, paraben, petrolatum and silicone.
- Low-melt-point, non-crystalline polymer
- Functions as a semi-occlusive film former, structurant in aqueous and non-aqueous formulations, and can modify texture in a wide range of personal care products
- Provides a smooth, dry feel with no greasy residue
- Easy to use in a wide range of formulations