Hair Care Rooted in Nature

Consumers want more manageable hair - with less frizz, static and breakage.  

Laraquat™ specialty condition­ing polymer is a patented, unique and innovative ingredient that deliv­ers on these specific consumer needs and offers value in rinse-off and leave-on hair care applications.

Lonza Personal Care has boosted the natural hair care and film-forming benefits of the Larch tree active, LaraCare™ A200 (Galactoarabinan), by enriching it further with quaternization technology.

Delivering Benefits for Hair Care  

  • Naturally derived specialty conditioning polymer
  • Conditions hair to improve manageability and combing
  • Reduces hair frizz in humid conditions
  • Reduces static and fly-away hair
  • Protects hair from heat damage and reduces breakage
  • Suitable for all hair types, including ethnic hair




Nature’s Powerful  Source  for Health and Beauty


  • Galactoarabinan (GA) is a natural, renewable and sustainable resource from the Larch tree
  • Careful harvesting minimizes impact on environment and preserves population of  trees
  • Re-seeding accomplished by purposefully leaving minimum of high quality seed trees per acre
  • Total population of this tree species (Minnesota, U.S.) has increased since 1990