Citropol H

INCI: Polycitronellol


Citropol® H is a revolutionary medium viscosity cosmetics polymer. It is 100% derived from sustainable feedstocks and is a viable natural alternative to dimethicone 350 cPs.

Citropol H imparts a lightweight, velvety feel in personal care and cosmetics formulations. Based on our applications lab expertise, Citropol H is a valuable component in a range of applications in the beauty industry: cosmetics, skin care, hair care, fragrance, deodorants, and moisturizers.

Hair Performance:
– Citropol 1A and H reduce frizz more efficiently than their comparative Dimethicone. The frizz reduction characteristics of Citropol 1A & H makes them a go-to for long lasting hair styling and higher combability.
– Citropol 1A, H and HA produce less build-up on hair after use than Dimethicones. Less build-up and residue makes Citropol 1A, H, & HA a great addition to any haircare product and allow for less frequent hair washing.
– The use of Citropol 1A, H and HA protect hair against the heat damage with a flat iron at 450°F.

Skin Performance:
– Citropol H imparts a silky, second-skin feel to skin care products that closely mimics Dimethicone 350. Citropol H provides improved spreadability and slip to formulations that will enhance the experience and aesthetic of the finished product.