Ingredient Spotlight Pt.4: Behentrimonium Methosulfate

Sunday, October 09, 2016

Ingredient Spotlight Pt.4: Behentrimonium Methosulfate on
What is Behentrimonium Methosulfate?

A cationic surfactant with self-emulsifying capabilities.

What does it do for the hair?

It provides incredible slip and conditioning abilities to the hair. It has the ability to moisturize and condition the hair from the inside out. This ingredient imparts great detangling properties to the hair while closing the cuticle, due to its cationic nature.

Which products contain this ingredient?
  • Pantene Relaxed Moisturizing Conditioner
  • Herbal Essences The Sleeker The Butter
  • Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil Strengthen, Grow and Restore Treatment Masque
  • Shea Moisture Manuka Honey & Mafura Oil Intensive Hydration Masque
  • EDEN BodyWorks JojOba Monoi All Natural Deep Conditioner
  • Garner Whole Blends Nourishing Conditioner Avocado Oil and Shea Butter
  • ORS Hair Mayonnaise

Do you use any products that contain Behentrimonium Methosulfate? If so, how does your hair like it? BMS is one of my personal favourites when it comes to hair product ingredients. It instantly provides slip and detangles my hair like a dream!

Re-cap below :)

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  1. My hair loves it too! I use ORS replenishing conditioner. It is a staple in my regimen! I love conditioner with slip! I will definitely try some of the conditioners that you named.