Submit
Application

Hair care: innovative and sustainable hair care formulations

Baycusan® film formers provide an innovative and environmentally-friendly basis for hair care products that appeal to conscious consumers. With their breakthrough polyurethane technology, these water-based film formers also enable advanced formulations for impressive results.
Contact us

Featured Brands

Baycusan®
Sustainable & high-performing polymers for cosmetics

Key Benefits

  • Eco-friendly: Biodegradable and bio-based ingredients for natural hair care formulations.
  • Innovative:  Breakthrough polyurethane technology improves natural-looking hold.
  • Easy-to-formulate:  Compatible with a broad range of cosmetic ingredients; no neutralization required.
Baycusan® film formers supply the raw materials for advanced hair care and styling formulations. Thanks to their biodegradable and bio-based polymers, products that rely on our ingredients are also gentle on the environment. Baycusan® C 1008, C 1001 and C 1010, and our new bio-based film former Baycusan® eco E 1000 can be used in a wide range of products, from styling gels and creams to leave-in sprays and conditioners. Their innovative polyurethane chemistry enables numerous keratin-enhancing properties:
-    Flexible & natural-looking hold
-    Strong elastic memory
-    Waterproofing/wash resistance
-    Zero tackiness
-    Heat protection
-    Built-in humidity resistance
-    24h frizz control
-    Shine enhancing
-    Minimizes the appearance of split ends
-    Conditioning/detangling
-    Anti-breakage

Get in touch with our experts!

Click here

Hair styling: Get natural and high performing styling formulations

Baycusan® eco E 1000, Covestro’s new bio-based film former, offers flexible hold, frizz control and excellent straightening properties. Besides these benefits, this naturally derived, water-based polymer gives hair a natural, non-tacky feel with no flaking. Suitable for products such as aerosol and non-aerosol hairsprays, creams, lotions and leave-in conditioners.

Hair styling: Achieve a strong and long-lasting hold

Baycusan® C 1010 enables advanced hair styling formulations that combine a strong hold with a natural, non-tacky feel. This film former is suitable for use in hairsprays (aerosol and non-aerosol), gels, mousses, pomades, pastes, waxes and creams, for long-lasting styles that can easily handle humidity.

Hair care: Excellent curl definition for radiant locks & heat protection for straightened hair

Our innovative film-former Baycusan® C 1008 lends superior protection by shielding hair against high temperatures − even up to 270 °C − and imparts excellent straightening properties. Suitable for products such as aerosol and non-aerosol hairsprays, creams, lotions and leave-in conditioners. Plus, Baycusan® C 1008 offers 24h frizz control for bouncy, natural curls.

Hair care: Enjoy thorough conditioning and superior manageability

Baycusan® C 1001 is the perfect fit for hair conditioning products that offer superior manageability. Applied on a daily basis, it not only visibly repairs split ends and prevents breakage, but also imparts conditioning and detangling effects. Suitable for products such as creams, balms, lotions and leave-in conditioners.

Download for free!

Download our brochure for more information on our solutions for a variety of applications

Request your free copy

All about

Cosmetics

Click Here

Get in touch with us!

Contact form image Zoe

How would you describe yourself?

What type of material are you interested in?

What type of inquiry is this?

How can we contact you?

* Mandatory Fields

Compare