Polyquaternium-11 is a quaternized conditioning polymer well known for hair conditioning and film forming properties.
In hair conditioners and shampoo products, Polyquaternium-11 helps provide shine, detangling and de-frizzing benefits by coating the hair with a clear film that adds visible and sensorial volume. It will also provide light hold in styling products such as fixative sprays, hair mousses and gels.
Polyquaternium-11 can be used in skincare products also for improved skin feel, working well in shaving products, skin creams and lotions, liquid soaps and shower gels. When used in a foaming product such as a shampoo or shower gel, the Polyquaternium-11 will enhance the foam levels and is compatible with with non-ionic, anionic and amphoteric surfactants and rheology modifiers. Polyquaternium-11 can also be combined with carbomer to produce smooth and easily applied gels.
Polyquaternium-11 is a quaternized conditioning polymer well known for hair conditioning and film forming properties for use in a variety of skin and hair care products
Appearance: Clear to slightly yellow liquid
Suggested Use Level: up to 2% - We recommend testing products with usage levels above 2% as may result in tacky or sticky feel.
- Styling products
- Skin Lotions and Creams
- Bath & Shower Gels
- Liquid Soaps
Solubility: Soluble in Water
pH: 5 - 7
Solid Actives: 19% - 21%
Specific Gravity @ 25°C: 1.05
Thermostability: We do not recommend heating past 40°C
Storage Conditions: Optimum storage temperature is 24°C or lower. Do not Freeze. Avoid exposure to sunlight for prolonged periods.