Texture Enhancer, Viscosity Control

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CARBOMER

Group of synthetic texture enhancers used primarily to create gel-like formulations. High amounts of carbomers in a gel may result in the product rolling or balling up of cosmetic products on skin, but this phenomenon depends on other formulary steps taken to minimize this effect.

Reference for this information:

Pharmacognosy Magazine, October-December 2013, Supplement, pages S6-S10