Style your hair and fix flyaways with this Matte Gel with Agenaflo 9050!

This formulation features the ingredient Agenaflo 9050 which is a lipophilic, hydrophobically modified, waxy corn starch that is an aluminum-free alternative to ”aluminum starch octenylsuccinate”. It absorbs excess moisture and sebum without whitening. It reduces tackiness and greasiness while giving a velvety appearance.

Phase Trade Name INCI Name % w/w
A Alcohol Denatured 30.00
Deionized Water Aqua 63.00
Agenaflo 9050 Corn Starch Modified 5.00
B Acrylamide/Sodium Acrylate
Copolymer, Paraffinum Liquidum, Trideceth-6

Procedure for Matte Gel with Agenaflo 9050

  1. Mix Phase A in order until homogeneous.
  2. Add Phase B to Phase A while mixing until homogeneous.


pH: 6 – 6.5
Viscosity: 40,000 – 55,000 (Brookfield DV-E, TC 6 rpm at 20°C for 1 minute)

Matte Gel with Agenaflo 9050













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Formulation No. 7212