Versastique™ is a multi-functional material that provides formulators a better way to formulate solid stick applications.
These solid gels are ideal for the spectrum of mineral, synthetic and naturally derived ingredients and offer excellent performance and stability features. Versastique™ can be used in numerous applications, such as under eye sticks, solid foundation sticks, and deodorant.
Why You Should Be Formulating with Versastique™
- Compatible with a wide variety of low polarity ingredients
- Ideal for the spectrum of mineral, synthetic and naturally derived ingredients
- Excellent suspension properties – substantiated by high viscosity (solid stick)
- Superior moisture delivery
- Stabilizes and protects your active ingredients – backed up with efficient delivery system
- Self-preserving formulation base:
- Low moisture/low water activity
- Resists growth/proliferation of microorganisms
- Heat processed
- No Harsh Chemicals: Versastique is milder to the skin than the soaps typically used as thickeners
- Reduces the amount of structural material required to make a stick application
- Easy to Formulate with
- Efficient delivery system
Penreco offers the following Versastique™ products:
- Versastique™ SQ 40 T - for use in anti-aging applications and more.
- Versastique™ ML 40 T - for use in sunscreen applications and more.
- Versastique™ ME 40 T - for use in fragrance applications and more.
Penreco specializes in NICHE PRODUCT BLENDING to meet customer specific requirements.