Scientific Name: Behentrimonium Methosulfate (and) Cetearyl Alcohol

Source: derived from Colza, a natural plant oil

Why it is used in Senica products: BTMS is a conditioning emulsifier. An emulsifier helps help water and oil formulas mix together so you your product doesn’t separate into a water and oil phase. It is also a good conditioning agent. It improves the detangling properties in conditioner and makes wet combing easier.

Actions/Purpose: emulsifier and conditioning agent used water and oil formulas for the hair and body.

Senica products containing BTMS: BTMS is one of the ingrediednts used  in Sénica’s Senk Conditioner & Hair Lotion. It pH balance to gently condition and moisturize your hair. You will love the lightness of the Senk Conditioner & Hair lotion as it conditions the hair and provides a natural sheen. It also works excellent as a leave in hair lotion and works well by itself or with your favorite oil or butter.


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