Texique® CS-32

Texique CS-32 is an aqueous solution of a naturally derived cationic starches produced from food grade potato starch that has not been genetically modified. It is preserved with Phenoxyethanol and Sodium Benzoate and can easily be incorporated into clear formulations.

Texique CS-32 helps to improve the spreading characteristics of the final product, enabling easier application, dispensing and spreading. It leaves hair soft with a natural feeling and is especially suited for finer hair types. Texique CS-32 provides excellent detangling, improved combing on wet and dry hair, helping to moisturise and improve manageability. It also helps to improve skin moisturisation with a soft after-feel.

Developed by our talented team of chemists.


Key benefits:

  • Effective frizz control leaving hair smooth and silky
  • Enhances hair conditioning in wet and dry stages
  • Good surfactant compatibility
  • Enhances foam richness to provide long lasting creamy foam in surfactant systems
  • Naturally derived
  • Typical properties
  • Applications
  • Resources
  • Formulations
  • Regional availability and certification

Typical properties

INCI name

Aqua, Starch Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Benzoate


  • Appearance – Clear to slightly hazy liquid
  • Odour – Characteristic
  • Colour – Slightly pale yellow
  • Typical viscosity – 300 cPs
  • Typical pH – 4.00
  • Solids – 32%


Skin care

  • Cleansers

Hair care

  • Shampoos
  • Conditioners - rinse off
  • Conditioners - leave on
  • Anti-dandruff / Specialist shampoo


  • Cream - leave on
  • Putties / Pomade
  • Gels
  • Mousses
  • Emulsion Spray

Body care

  • Lotions / Balms
  • Foot care
  • Feminine hygiene wash

Mens grooming

  • Aftershave
  • Shaving
  • Styling - Beards



Data sheets


Download formulation sheet

Regional availability and certification

Available In:

Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, Australasia*

*Check with your local Scott Bader representative for availability.

  • ISO 16128 – Natural derived
  • Vegan friendly
  • IECIC listed


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