Clathrate of glyceryl acrylate and glyceryl polyacrylate that encloses water molecules via hydrogen bonding and Van der Waals forces. As supplied, this product contains about 50 weight % water.
Since it binds moisture and is a highly viscous gel, Lubrajel™ BA hydrogel is an ideal ingredient to provide moisture to the mouth. It is used in mouthwashes, oral gels and sprays.
Related Applications: Oral Care
Enhances mucoadhesion to help formulations hold moisture in the mouth
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Provides cohesive rheological properties
Supplies lubricity for a pleasant saliva-like mouth fee
Related Benefits: Lubricity; Moisturizing
Form: Colorless gel
Viscosity (cP) 20% solution: 100,000
Viscosity (cP) as supplied: 1,000,000
Chemical name: Water, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Sodium Polyacrylate, Polyacrylic Acid, Benzoic Acid, EDTA
Functions: Hydration; Rheology Control
Ashland personal care specialties is a diverse product line that consists of conditioning and sun protecting agents, thickeners, opacifiers, and emollients, including a variety of fixative and styling polymers. Products are grouped to serve two primary applications: hair care and skin care.