Shampoo and Conditioner Bar Ingredients
Sodium Coco Sulfate is a natural based surfactant derived from coconut oil. SCS is a mild cleanser and conditioner that boosts foam and bubbles. It is very mild, non-irritating, and not suspected to be toxic or harmful to the environment like other common surfactants such as SLS (sodium lauryl sulfate).
Behentrimonium Methosulfate (and) Cetyl Alcohol (Butylene Glycol) is Btms 50. It is a vegetable based, conditioning emulsifier derived from the Colza plant. It is a mild, gentle, amazing detangler.
Coconut Oil is rich in fatty acids that nourish and moisturize the scalp and hair.
Cocoa Butter has healing and softening properties that will make your hair healthy and shiny.
Shea Butter provides extraordinary moisturizing properties and is therefore known as “mother nature's conditioner”.
Cetyl Alcohol is a thickening alcohol that is derived from RSPO Certified sustainable palm oil. This ingredient contributes to exceptional comb out ability. Do not confuse this with the drying isopropyl or denatured alcohols. This gentle ingredient is a fatty alcohol and is well known to soften skin and hair.
Panthenol aka Pro-Vitamin B5. The human body readily absorbs Panthenol through the skin and it rapidly converts Panthenol to Pantothenic Acid (Vitamin B5), a natural constituent of healthy hair and a substance present in all living cells. Panthenol improves hair structure and adds luster and sheen to the hair.
Silk Amino Acids - Silk Amino Acids are highly hygroscopic (absorb moisture from the air) and have excellent moisture binding ability. Free amino acids are known to penetrate into the upper layers of the skin as well as through the hair cuticle into the hair shaft. This draws moisture into these areas, improving skin and hair hydration. Silk amino acids add increased flexibility and manageability, leaving a soft, natural look.
Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Distillate is an astringent compound produced from the leaves and bark of the North American witch-hazel shrub.
Hydroxypropyltrimonium Honey or Honeyquat, - is a naturally derived conditioning agent made from honey with excellent moisture binding capabilities. Honeyquat will improve wet-combability of the hair and reduce static buildup when dry combing. Over time, it also improves shine and luster.
Wheat Amino Acids(and)Soy Amino Acids(and)Arginine HCl(and)Serine(and)Threonine is a vegetable based keratin. It increases hair strength, enhances elasticity, helps protect hair from harsh salon processes, makes hair look more healthy and shiny, and improves the comb-ability of hair. Keratin is a protein composed of 18 amino acids. It is one of the primary structural components of hair, nails, and the epidermis. Keratin keeps hair healthy and lessens damage.
Dimethicone is a water based silicone. Silicone protects the hair from the elements, keeping it smooth and shiny by 'waterproofing' each strand. It also gives hair a slippery-when-wet feel because of its hydrophobic coating, which is coveted in our world of brushing and blow-drying.
Tocopherol or Vitamin E is an antioxidant that helps repair and build tissue.
Propylene Glycol (and) Diazolidinyl Urea (and) Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate is a gentle, paraben free preservative. A preservative is necessary in this type of product to keep away nasty fungus spores and bacteria.