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VO5 Matte Paste (Extreme Style)

To find out more about the ingredients used in the product and its function simply click on ingredient name. Due to limited space on pack, we also disclose a longer list of fragrance ingredients. For recently launched products or where the formulation has changed, this detailed fragrance information might not be immediately available as it takes time to update each product page.

We take great care to ensure information on this site is up to date. However, please always check the product packaging for the most up to date ingredients used.

All product names which include a date (month and year) are no longer manufactured.

Ingredient Function
Aqua Solvent
Dissolves substances or ingredients
Lanolin Cera (EU) Hair Conditioning Agent
Helps to improve the gloss, sheen and texture of your hair
Stearic Acid Emulsifier
Helps two or more liquids, that don't usually combine to form a single solution; often referred to as an 'emulsion'
Cera Microcristallina Emulsion Stabiliser
Prevents a mixture from separating and helping to increase a product's shelf life
Bentonite Emulsion Stabiliser
Prevents a mixture from separating and helping to increase a product's shelf life
Paraffinum Liquidum Solvent
Dissolves substances or ingredients
Paraffin Viscosity Controlling Agent
Controls the density or thickness of a product
Cera Alba Emulsifier
Helps two or more liquids, that don't usually combine to form a single solution; often referred to as an 'emulsion'
Propylene glycol Solvent
Dissolves substances or ingredients
Alcohol Denat. Solvent
Dissolves substances or ingredients
Steareth-21 Emulsifier
Helps two or more liquids, that don't usually combine to form a single solution; often referred to as an 'emulsion'
Kaolin Opacifier
Makes the product appear more opaque or pearly
PEG-20 Hydrogenated Lanolin Emulsifier
Helps two or more liquids, that don't usually combine to form a single solution; often referred to as an 'emulsion'
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride Hair Conditioning Agent
Helps to improve the gloss, sheen and texture of your hair
Vinyl Caprolactam/VP/Dimethylaminoethyl Methacrylate Copoly Fixing Agent
Helps to maintain the hold of your hair style
Polyvinylcaprolactam Fixing Agent
Helps to maintain the hold of your hair style
Glyceryl stearate Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
PEG-100 Stearate Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Triethanolamine Emulsifier
Helps two or more liquids, that don't usually combine to form a single solution; often referred to as an 'emulsion'
DMDM Hydantoin Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Parfum Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Disodium EDTA Sequestrant
Helps prevent impurities from water from causing adverse effects on product performance, appearance, or stability.
Limonene Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Butylene Glycol Solvent
Dissolves substances or ingredients
Linalool Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Hexyl Cinnamal Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Butylphenyl Methylpropional Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Citronellol Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Geraniol Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell