This is a cationic, water-soluble substantive conditioner for hair care. It provides film formation on hair and moisturization. It is non-irritating and compatible with a wide range of surfactants. It enables the formulation of clear products.
Light-yellowish powder, faint fishy odour that will not come through in finished products.
Viscosity 1,000-2,500 cps.
Easy soluble in water.
pH value: 5.5 - 6.5 (2% solution).
CAS: 53568-66-4, 54351-50-7, 55353-19-0, 68610-92-4, 81859-24-7
INCI: Quaternized hydroxyethyl cellulose.
Use: Add as is to water phase of formula, use between 0.2 and 2%, common concentration in a shampoo is 0.5%. For external use only.
Usage rate: .1 to 5%
Applications: All kinds of hair conditioning products including hair shampoos, hair rinses, hair gels.
Country of Origin: USARaw material source: Hydroxyethyl cellulose
GMO: No data available
Vegan: Does not contain animal-derived components
I bought it for the first time to try in my hair conditioner formulation. It has a strong fish-like odour (not faint odour as in description). I cover it up with the other ingredients and fragrance.