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Carbomer 960
Carbomer 960

Carbomer 960 provides intense hydration

Carbomer 960 is a synthetic polymer used as a thickening agent, stabilizer, and emulsion stabilizer in cosmetic formulations to enhance the viscosity and texture of skincare and personal care products for achieving optimal consistency.

  • Grade:

    Comestic Grade
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  • Shelf life:

    2 Years
  • Appearance:

    White Powder
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Carbomers are a class of synthetic polymers that are commonly utilized as thickeners and stabilizers in the formulation of cosmetics and personal care products.

Recommended Application:

Carbomers have the ability to absorb and retain water, thereby increasing the viscosity or thickness of cosmetic formulations for thickening and viscosity control purposes. They can create a gel-like consistency that is beneficial in various products including gels, creams, lotions, and serums. By enhancing the texture and spreadability of these products, carbomers make them easier to apply while improving their overall performance.

In terms of stabilization function, carbomers act as stabilizers in cosmetic formulations by preventing the separation between oil- based ingredients from those based on water so as to maintain homogeneity and stability over time. This role becomes especially important for emulsion-based products which need blend between oil phase components with aqueous ones.

Carbomers are used to suspend insoluble particles in a formulation, preventing them from settling at the bottom. This is commonly observed in that contain suspended pigments or shimmer particles.

The inclusion of carbomers in cosmetic formulations can enhance transparency, making them a popular choice for clear or transparent gel-based products that aim to achieve an appealing visual appearance.

Carbomers are a class of synthetic polymers commonly used as thickeners and stabilizers in the formulation of cosmetics and personal care products.

Viscosity /mPa.s(20 rpm at 25ºC, Neutralized Solution)------------------------------------19,500~38,000


Solution clarity (420nm, %)-------------------------------------------------------------------86

Residual Benzene /%--------------------------------------------------------------------------0.50

Residual Acrylic Acid /%----------------------------------------------------------------------0.25

Loss on drying /%------------------------------------------------------------------------------2.0

Heavy metal Pb+As+Hg+Sb /ppm-----------------------------------------------------------10.0

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A:Usually we will arrange the shipment in 7 -15 days.

Q: Are your cosmetics raw materials safe for use in cosmetics?

A: Yes, our cosmetics raw materials are carefully selected and tested to ensure they meet the highest safety standards. We source our raw materials from reputable suppliers and comply with all relevant regulations and guidelines to ensure the safety and quality of our products.

Q: Can you provide technical support or guidance on using your cosmetics raw materials?

A: Yes, we offer technical support and guidance to our customers. Our team of experts can provide formulation advice, usage instructions, and answer any technical questions you may have about our cosmetics raw materials.

Q: Do you offer samples of your cosmetics raw materials for testing?

A: Yes, we understand the importance of testing raw materials before making a bulk purchase. We offer samples of our cosmetics raw materials for testing purposes, so you can evaluate their quality and suitability for your formulations before making a larger order.

Q: Do you offer customization or private labeling of cosmetics raw materials?

A: Yes, we offer customization and private labeling services for cosmetics raw materials. Please contact our sales team for more information on how we can tailor our products to meet your specific needs.

Q: What is the shelf life of your cosmetics raw materials?

A: The shelf life of our cosmetics raw materials may vary depending on the specific ingredient. We provide information on the recommended shelf life and storage conditions for each raw material, and it's important to follow these guidelines to ensure the stability and effectiveness of the product.


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