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VO5 Styling Paste Matt (Men)

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 Bulking Agent
Diluant. Dilutes solids or liquids to allow for more accurate dosing
Bentonite Absorbent
Helps to absorb fluids like water or oil
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 Absorbent
Helps to absorb fluids like water or oil
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 Skin Conditioning Agent
Helps to make your skin feel soft, smooth and supple.
Vinyl Caprolactam/VP/Dimethylaminoethyl Methacrylate Copoly Fixing Agent
Helps to maintain the hold of your hair style
Phenoxyethanol Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
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
Caprylyl Glycol Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Triethanolamine Emulsifier
Helps two or more liquids, that don't usually combine to form a single solution; often referred to as an 'emulsion'
Parfum Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
  • 2,6-Dimethyl-7-Octen-2-Ol

    • A fresh and clean citrus smell. This ingredient provides an alternative to citrus oils.

      Scent: Citrus

  • Dipropylene Glycol

    • An odourless ingredient that helps to dissolve solid fragrance ingredients in order to blend them with fragrances more easily.

      Scent:

  • Ethylene Brassylate

    • A powdery and floral musky scent full of softness. It can be used in all types of fragrance accords.

      Scent:

  • Linalyl Acetate

    • A soft lavender scent with bergamot and petitgrain facets. This ingredient is found in different natural oils such as rosewood or hô wood.

      Scent: Floral

  • Methyldihydrojasmonate

    • A delicate and fresh jasmine scent.

      Scent: Floral

  • Orange oil, sweet, terpenes

    • A fresh, juicy, sweet orange scent that brings a fresh scent.

      Scent: Citrus

  • Tetramethyl Acetyloctahydronaphthalenes

    • A sandal and cedar wood scent.

      Scent: Woody

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
Linalool Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Hexyl Cinnamal Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Butylphenyl Methylpropional Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Citronellol Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Geraniol Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell