POLYCOS - Personal Care

 

Under its POLYCOS brand, Polygal AG offers modified guar gumsstarches and cassia for the personal care industry, as well as exudates.

These products meet the highest standards of quality, and include both successful standardized products or custom-tailored solutions that we develop with our technical expertise in collaboration with our customers.

Through the use of our products, formulations can be adapted to the customer's specific needs:

  • Control of flow behavior and rheology during production and in the final product
  • Stabilization of formulations
  • Effectiveness as a conditioner
  • Use for dry shampoo
  • Regulation of moisture balance
  • Increasing the smoothness of formulations

POLYCOS - Body and hair care

Polycos CA series

Affinity for hair and skin is improved through cationization. Thanks to that functionality, these products are outstanding as conditioning polymers and thickening agents in shampoos and other cosmetic formulations.

Polycos A series
The Polycos A Series is useful for controlling rheology and is employed as a thickening agent in formulations and as a stabilizer in emulsions in a wide variety of applications. We also offer borate-free and boric acid-free products.

Polycos N-75 
Polycos N-75 is used as a natural thickening agent and as an emulsion stabilizer in various multi-phase formulations. Polycos N-75 is appropriate for EcoCert and NaTrue formulations.

Polycos RS-UF 
The natural polymer (Polycos RS-UF) is used most commonly in aerosol-based dry shampoo formulations. But that's not all: Polycos RS-UF has high absorbency for oil and grease, removes oil from hair, can be easily brushed out of hair after use, yields an immediate cleaning and freshening effect between hair washes, and provides hair with shine, volume and texture.

Polycos 18/1-85 LS C
Polycos 18/1-85 LS C is used primarily as a thickening agent and as an emulsion stabilizer in conjunction with other hydrocolloids. As a native polymer, it is completely biodegradable. Polycos 18/1-85 LS C is appropriate for EcoCert and NaTrue formulations.

Name  Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride, hydroxypropylguar, cyamopsis tetragonoloba gum, oryza sativa (rice) starch and cetrimonium chloride, ceratonia siliqua gum
Brand name POLYCOS 
Product names  CA series
A series
N-75
RS-UF
18/1-85 LS C
Raw material  Guar gum powderrice starchlocust bean kernels
Functionality Conditioning agent, structure modifier, emulsifier, cleaning, viscosity control, stabilizing agent
Contact  For detailed questions, please contact us at info@polygal.ch



POLYCOS - Sun protection

Polycos 18/1-85 LS C

Polycos 18/1-85 LS C is used primarily as a natural thickening agent and as an emulsion stabilizer in conjunction with other hydrocolloids. As a native polymer, it is completely biodegradable. Polycos 18/1-85 LS C is appropriate for EcoCert and NaTrue formulations.

Polycos A series
The Polycos A Series is useful for controlling rheology and is employed as a thickening agent in formulations and as a stabilizer in emulsions in a wide variety of applications. We also offer borate-free and boric acid-free products.

Polycos N-75 
Polycos N-75 is used as a natural thickening agent and as an emulsion stabilizer in various multi-phase formulations. Polycos N-75 is appropriate for EcoCert and NaTrue formulations.

Name Ceratoniasiliqua, hydroxypropylguar, cyamopsistetragonoloba 
Brand name  POLYCOS 
Product names  18/1-85 LS C
A series
N-75 
Raw material  Locust bean kernelsguar gum powder
Functionality 

Viscosity control, structure modifier, stabilizing agent, gelling agent, emulsifier

Contact For detailed questions, please contact us at info@polygal.ch 



POLYCOS - Facial masks

Polycos 18/1-85 LS C

Polycos 18/1-85 LS C is used primarily as a natural thickening agent, and as an emulsion stabilizer in conjunction with other hydrocolloids. As a native polymer, it is completely biodegradable. Polycos 18/1-85 LS C is appropriate for EcoCert and NaTrue formulations.

Name  Ceratoniasiliqua 
Brand name  POLYCOS 
Product names  18/1-85LS C 
Raw material  Locust bean kernels
Functionality 

Viscosity control, structure modifier, stabilizing agent, gelling agent

Contact For detailed questions, please contact us at info@polygal.ch



POLYCOS - Pet care

Polycos CA series

Affinity for hair and skin is improved through cationization. Thanks to that functionality, these products are outstanding as conditioning polymers and thickening agents in shampoos and other cosmetic formulations.

Name Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride
Brand name  POLYCOS 
Product names  CA series
RS-UF
Raw material  Guar gum powder
Functionality 

Conditioning agent

Contact For detailed questions, please contact us at info@polygal.ch