RapiThix™ A-100

RapiThix™ A-100 is a rheology modifier supplied as a free-flowing fine powder.
Product Overview
INCI Sodium Polyacrylate

RapiThix™ polymer rheology modifiers, based on sodium polyacrylate, were designed for ease-of-use and efficient thickening properties resulting in elegant lotions to creams with silky sheer-thinning properties.
Product Specifications
Form: Free-flowing fine white powder
Use level: 0.2 - 2.5%
Primary Chemistry: Sodium Polyacrylate
Features & Benefits
Fully active white powder offering greater formulation flexibility
Easy-to-use emollient-based dispersion
Provides soft, smooth feel to enhance aesthetic feel to formulations
No pre-set oil phase
Makes oil-free systems possible
High solids content for higher efficiency
Can be post-added to adjust viscosity after emulsion forms and cools
Shear tolerant
Shear-thinning
Effective at low use levels
Offers both thickening and holding properties
Vegan suitable
Problems Solved
Styling products are too heavy for fine or thin hair
Applications
Ideal for use in hair shine lotions, anti-frizz products, styling and conditioning creams, skin care creams and lotions, emulsifier-free products, after-sun products, creme gels, color cosmetics