Polyacrylamide is used as a stabilizer and binder in lotions and other products. Though it is not a concern in itself, it is made up of repeating molecules of acrylamide, which is a strongly suspected carcinogen and has been linked to mammary tumors.
Facial moisturizers, anti-aging products, color cosmetics, lotions, hair products, sunscreens. Polyacrylamide; acrylamide; polyacrylate, polyquaternium, acrylate
Polyacrylamide is used in cosmetics to stabilize products and bind ingredients. It also has foaming, anti-static and lubricating properties.
Polyacrylamide can break down into acrylamide, which is a carcinogen, reproductive and developmental toxicity.