STYLED with MaizeCare™ Style Polymer offers you 4 products designed to address the key curly hair concerns. We put each product to the test and here are the results:
HOLD Styling Gel Results
Humidity resistance after 5 hours
The HOLD Styling Gel 2% MaizeCare™ Style Polymer provided less frizz and better definition than the base gel without MaizeCare™ Style Polymer immediately upon application. Results also showed humidity resistance, after 5 hours in 65% relative humidity.
High humidity curl retention
The HOLD Styling gel with 2% MaizeCare™ Style Polymer exhibited equivalent curl retention as a commercial benchmark containing Dehydroxanthan Gum and Acacia Senegal Gum.
Treatment: Humidity Resistance (25°C; 90RH), 0.45 grams of hair gel on 3 grams of virgin dark brown hair, triplicate hair tress per treatment.
Commercial Benchmark: Contains Dehydroxanthan Gum and Acacia Senegal Gum for hold.
*Typical values, not to be construed as specifications. Users should confirm results by their own tests.
TAME De-Frizz Wand Results
Instant Style and Frizz Control
The TAME DE-FRIZZ Wand containing 2% MaizeCare™ Style Polymer provided instant styling without heat, curl definition and minimized frizz.
DEFINE Molding Clay Results
Half-head panel testing for hold and frizz control
The DEFINE Molding Clay containing 3% MaizeCare™ Style Polymer provided better hold and an improved application feel, compared to a commercial benchmark. Panelist reported high friction feel on hair during application and loss of hold after a few hours with the commercial benchmark.
BOOST Sugar Spray Results
Half-head panel testing for definition and frizz control
The BOOST Sugar Spray containing 2.5% MaizeCare™ Style Polymer provided better definition and improved frizz control, compared to a commercial benchmark.