MSM

MSM is one of those powerhouse additives added to hair and skincare products because it serves a special purpose. That purpose is to improve the […]

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Sodium PCA

INCI: Sodium PCA (sodium L-pyroglutamate) Sodium PCA is a humectant and light conditioning agent for hair and skin derived from amino acids. It is highly […]

Chlorella

INCI: Chlorella vulgaris Chlorella is a single-celled green algae high in chlorophyll.  It’s a gorgeous green color which some people use to help naturally color […]

HairFix XH Maltodextrin

INCI: Maltodextrin / VP copolymer HairFix XH Maltodextrin is a “naturally-derived” (buzzword) sugar-based, non-ionic polymer manufacturers use when they want to make hair gels and […]

ICE Conditioner

ICE Conditioner INCI Name: Cetyl alcohol, behentrimonium chloride, cocamidopropyl betaine, sorbitan laurate ICE Conditioner is a special emulsifier derived from Canola, Coconut and other veggie […]

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Sorbitol

Sorbitol is used as a humectant and is derived from a sugar solution called dextrose which originates from wheat.  It consists of D-mannitol and D-glucitol.  […]

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Behentrimonium Chloride

INCI Name: Behentrimonium chloride, ethyl alcohol You should be familiar with the word ‘behentrimonium’ itself already.  It’s the ‘B’ and ‘T’ in BTMS-50.  Both BTMS […]

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Orange Peel

Orange Peel  (INCI: Citrus sinensis) aka: Valencia Orange, Navel Orange, Sweet Orange Orange peel is the cut and dried peel of actual oranges.  It has […]