Leverkusen, Germany - Bayer MaterialScience said it will introduce raw material solutions hair care and styling, based on its Baycusan line of polyurethane materials at In-Cosmetics 2013
Bayer said, these raw materials are used for leave-in products, which are applied to the hair after washing and not rinsed out. Using these products helps consumers meet the current aspirations for shiny, flexible and healthy hair among young and old.
Conditioning products formulated with Baycusan C 1008 waterborne polyurethane dispersions give hair increased elastic and natural hold and cut down frizz without greasiness, said Bayer.
They also repair split ends, protect hair against heat, and significantly enhance shine.
"Regular treatment with leave-in products based on these raw materials helps damaged hair quickly regain an attractive shine and manageability, making it easier to comb through," explains Dr. Paula Rodrigues, global head of Cosmetic Raw Materials at Bayer MaterialScience.
This film former also is suitable for sprays, gels and styling creams that help shape hair and give it lasting hold.