Iscaguard VIR

Antiviral additive

Iscaguard VIR is a multi-functional ingredient for use in cosmetic preparations. An optimised combination of quaternary ammonium compounds, Iscaguard VIR provides broad-spectrum antimicrobial protection to formulations, as well as offering hair conditioning and anti-static properties.

Additionally, Iscaguard VIR has shown excellent antiviral activity in cleansing formulations.


    • Powerful antiviral protection.

    • Broad-spectrum antimicrobial protection.

    • Antifungal protections.

    • Can be used in both leave-on and rinse-off formulations.


    • Can be used in the place of alcohol in hand sanitisers.

    • Non-drying to the skin.

    • Can be used to preserve personal care and cosmetic formulations.

Typical Applications

    • Hand sanitisers.

    • Antiviral wet wipes for hard surfaces.

    • Personal care wet wipes.

    • Creams and lotions.

    • Hair care.