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STYLED with MaizeCare™ Style Polymer

We didn’t choose the curly life, the curly life chose us.

We love our waves, curls, spirals, ringlets, kinks and coils. Our hair helps define us and helps us stand out from the crowd, but it takes a lot to manage these tresses and keep them bouncing every day.

We want effective products with natural ingredients to help style our curls, keeping them healthy and happy.

That’s why we created STYLED with MaizeCare™ Style Polymer, designed to address our top curl concerns.

Get to Know the MaizeCare™ Style Polymer Get to Know the MaizeCare™ Style Polymer

MaizeCare™ Style Polymer is derived entirely from corn and provides a variety of styling benefits in haircare formulations. Primarily, MaizeCare™…

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MaizeCare™ Style Polymer Formulation Benefits MaizeCare™ Style Polymer Formulation Benefits

MaizeCare™ Style Polymer was designed as the ideal solution for formulators seeking to develop clean and natural hair styling formulations.

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MaizeCare™ Style Polymer Application Testing Results MaizeCare™ Style Polymer Application Testing Results

STYLED with MaizeCare™ Style Polymer offers you 4 products designed to address the key curly hair concerns. We put each product to the test…

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DERIVED FROM NATURE, BACKED BY SCIENCE.

STYLED with MaizeCare™ Style Polymer offers you 4 biobased styling products designed to address the key curly hair concerns. Whether you’re looking to control, hold, boost, tame or define curls—MaizeCare™ Style Polymer is the answer.

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Hold Styling Gel

We’re not messing around with our HOLD styling gel. Lock those curls in place exactly where you want them and know they’ll still be right there hours
later. This natural water-based gel is the perfect weight and density for curls of all textures. 

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  • MaizeCare™ Style Polymer: A biobased polymer derived from corn that provides flexibility in hair care styling formulations ranging from a stiff to soft hold, in addition to curl retention, frizz control, improved style durability and improved humidity resistance. This Non-GMO film former has high compatibility with a range of other ingredients, allowing it to be easily incorporated into your next hair care solution.

CARGILL BEAUTY

  • Satiaxane™ VPC 930: A Xanthan Gum produced by aerobic fermentation of sugars with the bacterium Xanthomonas Campestris. It is a 100% naturally-derived alternative thickener and stabilizer that can be used in a range of personal care applications.

PCCA

  • Natapres® GS: Combination of grape extract release antimicrobial peptides to naturally preserve cosmetic formulations.

 

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Boost Sugar Spray

Sometimes our waves and curls need a bit of help to really display their full glory. Our BOOST sugar spray is a light water-based texture spray that does something wonderful to waves and curls, giving them definition without frizz. We’re not saying there’s magic in there, but you may wonder as you spray and watch your waves or curls come to life. 

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  • MaizeCare™ Style Polymer: A biobased polymer derived from corn that provides flexibility in hair care styling formulations ranging from a stiff to soft hold, in addition to curl retention, frizz control, improved style durability and improved humidity resistance. This Non-GMO film former has high compatibility with a range of other ingredients, allowing it to be easily incorporated into your next hair care solution.
  • UCARE™ Polymer JR-125: This product delivers light to strong conditioning and controlled deposit of actives in a variety of hair care applications. It enables clear formulations with no build-up on hair while also being volume friendly. Additionally, the UCARE™ Polymer JR-125 supports a “natural,” non-toxic label claim.

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Define Molding Clay

Oh, hey there little baby curls! Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with our DEFINE Molding Clay. Natural waxes help provide the definition you’re craving, with just enough hold to keep them that way for the whole day. Just a little will help you shape every curly strand, no matter how tiny or long.

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  • MaizeCare™ Style Polymer: A biobased polymer derived from corn that provides flexibility in hair care styling formulations ranging from a stiff to soft hold, in addition to curl retention, frizz control, improved style durability and improved humidity resistance. This Non-GMO film former has high compatibility with a range of other ingredients, allowing it to be easily incorporated into your next hair care solution.

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  • Black Iron Oxide Castor Oil Dispersion (COD-8004): Vibrant black pigment predispersed in easy-to-use natural oil base.

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Tame De-Frizz Wand

We see you flyaways, and we’re coming straight for you with our TAME De-frizz wand. Whether you’re going for a slicked back look, a top pony, or pineapple, we’ve got you covered. This small but mighty wand is the perfect finish for any style to tuck in stubborn strays quickly and smoothly. For use on hair only, not intended for lashes!

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  • MaizeCare™ Style Polymer: A biobased polymer derived from corn that provides flexibility in hair care styling formulations ranging from a stiff to soft hold, in addition to curl retention, frizz control, improved style durability and improved humidity resistance. This Non-GMO film former has high compatibility with a range of other ingredients, allowing it to be easily incorporated into your next hair care solution.

  • DOWSIL™ CE-7081 Smart Style: A nonionic emulsion with a unique crosslinked structure and amino unctionality that provides conditioning and styling properties such as curl retention, curl memory, definition, dry combing, and smoothness.

CARGILL BEAUTY 

  • Satiagum™ VPC 430: Made from high quality Red Seaweed Polysaccharides, this texturizer is known its gelling and thickening properties. It is suitable for clear formulations that will be less sticky than carbomers.

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