It is a synthetic high molecular weight cross linked polyacrylate polymer. It is capable of
providing higher viscosity compare to carbomer 940 and forms sparkling clear gels.
Personal Care, hair care and Cosmetics
Used in concentrations up to 0.5%, depending on thickness required from gel. It must be hydrated well. If the pH is increased to above 6 then it thickens quite quickly
Can stabilise emulsions and is an effective gel forming agent