Aquaflex™ FX-64 polymer INCI Name: Isobutylene/Ethylmaleimide/Hydroxyethyl Maleimide Copolymer
Aquaflex FX-64 polymer, an imidized isobutylene/maleic anhydride copolymer, is a fixative and styling polymer that provides superior stiff hold while still allowing hair to be manageable.
It delivers excellent high-humidity curl retention with good curl memory. It leaves a visible shine on hair. This polymer does not require neutralization.
Styling polymer used in aerosol and pump hairsprays (both high- and low-VOC), mousses, styling lotions/creams, and novelty stylers.
- Superior stiff hold
- Excellent high-humidity curl retention
- Good curl memory
Formulations and Solution Properties
|Recommended use level:
Aerosol sprays: 0.25-5.0 percent solids
Non-aerosol sprays: 0.25-7.0 percent solids
Supplied as 40 percent solids in a hydroalcoholic solution
Product Types or Functions
Fixative and Styling Polymer