Potent conditioner with antistatic & detangling properties, able to restore & rebuild damaged hair, especially effective for softening coarse hair, antimicrobial properties.
Behentrimonium chloride is a quaternary ammonium. It is anti-static for the hair and a deep conditioning hair conditioner. It also acts as a preservative.
- Fights static,
- Softens, and
- Helps strenghten hair .
Since it’s plant-based and not petrochemical-based, it doesn’t coat but penetrates the hair shaft for potent conditioning effects. In some applications, it also acts as a preservative.
BTMS-50 and Behentrimonium Chloride – Behentrimonium Chloride is the “active” ingredient in BTMS, this is a cationic quaternary ammonium compound (docosyltrimethylammonium chlorid) made from colza oil (canola oil) with potent conditioning effect. It can be considered that BTMS is half as effective as behentrimonium chloride. BC probably needs an additional emulsifier like Cetyl Alcohol.