INCI: Tapioca starch (and) PolymethylsilsequioxaneProduct Category: Starch
AGENAFLO® TS is an extremely versatile ingredient, derived from Tapioca, it can be used in aerosol applications, skin care, colour cosmetic and powder applications. Lipophilic starches, such as Agenaflo TS provide unique feel benefits as a granular starch. Hydrophobic surface enhances affinity for oil, hand slip and compatibility with surface active ingredients, Due to its particle size, it gently provide a mattifying appearance and fix make-up. Starches provide a (partial) alternative to talc, mica and small-sized NYLON powders. Starches can
• absorb sebum
• enhance skin feel
• and improve the stability of pressed powders
• Pump spray
AGENAFLO® TS should be handled like native starch (no aqueous heat treatment >45°C). And can be easily dispersed in emulsions and lead to smooth dispersion. It performs slight shine left on the skin.