Selvol Ultalux™ FP Product Information

Proven Technology for Skin Care and Color Cosmetics

Selvol Ultalux FP PVOH works exceptionally in skin care masks, eye shadows, eye liners, mascaras and other color cosmetics applications. Additionally, it is ideal for instant lifts and other anti-aging formulations. Selvol Ultalux FP’s low solution viscosity also makes it ideal for use in BB creams and other products performing multiple functions.

Used in personal care formulations for decades, Ultalux FP is a cosmetic-grade product. We have tested it for high quality and purity and have proven it is nonirritating on skin. Third-party testing has verified this fact as well.

In fact, SEKISUI guarantees top quality in its Ultalux series.

Selvol Ultalux FP Functions

  • Lubricant
  • Film former
  • Adhesion promoter

Applications in Personal Care Formulations

This product is excellent in eye shadows, facial masks and peels, mascaras, eyeliners, instant lifts and other anti-aging products.

Selvol™ Ultalux FP Film and Solution Properties

Grade Viscosity, cps1 pH2 Tensile Strength, psi3 Modulus, psi Elongation at Break, % Adhesion to Glass, g
Selvol Ultalux FP 270 – 310 4.5 – 6.5 300 – 600 2,500 – 3,500 50 – 70 80 – 120

1. Viscosity of a 15% solution, 20°C
2. 4% aqueous solution
3. Tensile properties and adhesion as measured on films containing 12% PVOH and 3% glycerin after casting and drying in a controlled temperature and humidity room for 24 hours


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