Merquat™ 100 Polymer - Personal Care

By: Lubrizol  09-12-2011
Keywords: Skin Care, Skin Care Products, Hair Care

Merquat™ 100 polymer is a highly charged cationic homopolymer for use in hair and skin care applications.

Hair Care Products

Relaxers, Bleaches, Dyes, Shampoos, Conditioners, Styling Products and Permanent Waves:

  • Contributes luster and a soft, silky feel
  • Provides excellent slip, lubricity and snag-free wet combability
  • Imparts excellent dry combability
  • Reduces static
  • Suggested starting concentration (as-supplied):
    • 0.75% shampoos and conditioners
    • 3.0% ethnic and reactive products

Skin Care Products

Moisturizing Creams, Lotions, Bath Gels, Liquid Soaps, Soap Bars, Shaving Products, Antiperspirants and Deodorants:

  • Imparts a smooth, velvety feel; reduces tightness after drying skin
  • Provides excellent moisturization
  • Contributes lubricity which can help make skin care products easier to apply
  • Liquid cleansing products acquire richer, thicker foam with improved stability
  • Enhances spreadability of creams and lotions
  • Suggested starting concentration: 1.0% as-supplied

Keywords: Hair Care, Hair Care Products, Skin Care, Skin Care Products

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