Carbopol® Aqua SF-3 polymer

Cleansing Hair-Care Skin-Care
China Compliant -Formerly CFDA

Unique rheology modifier allowing visually stunning effects in low viscosity surfactant applications without sacrificing foaming properties

Carbopol® Aqua SF-3 polymer is a novel, liquid, acrylic rheology modifier for high clarity, water-thin, surfactant formulations that provides elegant flow, and suspension of aqueous insoluble ingredients. In addition, this rheology modifier has broad compatibility with packaging dispensers.

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

INCI Name: Acrylates Copolymer

Recommended Use level: ​Recommended use level is 4 to 10 wt% as supplied

  • Builds formulations that have exceptional suspension power, enabling striking visuals and other benefits
  • Compatible with anionic, cationic, amphoteric and nonionic surfactants for broad application fit
  • Easy-to-use liquid that is cold processable enabling flexible processing requirements
  • Enhances pearlization appearance to improve the visual appeal of pearlizing additives in surfactant-based systems
  • Low relative viscosity and high yield value
  • Provides exceptional suspending and stabilizing properties in surfactant-based systems, even low viscosity formulations
  • Suspends and stabilizes beads, microcapsules and exfoliants while maintaining product stability