HallTress® DIBA Special is a multifunctional synthetically produced diester of Isobutyl Alcohol and Adipic Acid. It is non-occlusive non-oily is mildly drying and has fast spreading action and good solvent properties. It has applications as a plasticizer for hair fixatives and nail polishes and enamels and as a hydro-alcoholic coupler for colognes and toielt waters. It is also useful as a sunscreen solvent.
Esters designed for use in the plasticization of hair styling resins. At low use levels, impart flexibility and may improve humidity resistance of deposited films.