BTMS

BTMS

BTMS (BTMS 25 Behentrimonium Methosulfate and Cetearyl alcohol)
BTMS is a mild vegetable derived conditioning emulsifier commonly used in hair products and leave-in conditioners.
It is well known for its wet-combing and detangling properties and leaves the hair silky smooth and conditioned.
BTMS is also used in skin preparations as it provides cationic emulsions leaving the skin smooth and non greasy.
Typical recommended use: 1-5% in conditioner type formulas or up to 10% for more viscous emulsion

BASIC RINSE OFF CONDITIONER (every day use)
4% BTMS
0.5% to 1% optiphen plus
1% fragrance or essential oil
94% to 94.5% distilled water

BASIC LEAVE-IN CONDITIONER
1 to 2% BTMS
0.5% to 1% Optiphen plus
up to 1% fragrance or essential oil
water to 100%

Heat the water to about 70 degrees C
Add the BTMS and stir until dissolved.
Cool mixture down to around 40-45 degrees C and add preservative
and essential oil and fragrance.

BTMS (BTMS 25 Behentrimonium Methosulfate and Cetearyl alcohol)
BTMS is a mild vegetable derived conditioning emulsifier commonly used in hair products and leave-in conditioners.
It is well known for its wet-combing and detangling properties and leaves the hair silky smooth and conditioned.
BTMS is also used in skin preparations as it provides cationic emulsions leaving the skin smooth and non greasy.
Typical recommended use: 1-5% in conditioner type formulas or up to 10% for more viscous emulsion

BASIC RINSE OFF CONDITIONER (every day use)
4% BTMS
0.5% to 1% optiphen plus
1% fragrance or essential oil
94% to 94.5% distilled water

BASIC LEAVE-IN CONDITIONER
1 to 2% BTMS
0.5% to 1% Optiphen plus
up to 1% fragrance or essential oil
water to 100%

Heat the water to about 70 degrees C
Add the BTMS and stir until dissolved.
Cool mixture down to around 40-45 degrees C and add preservative
and essential oil and fragrance.