COCONUT BETAINE - ECOCERT
INCI: Coco Betaine
CAS # 61789-40-0
EC # 263-058-8 / 931-296-8
Coco Betaine - 33%
Aqua to 100%
Appearance at 25 ° C (zsi-am-53) clear liquid
Color (zsi-am-53) colorless to light yellow
Weak odor characteristic (zsi-am-72)
pH (sol. 5% at 25 ° C) 6.0 - 8.0
Active matter (zsi-am-23)% 29.0 - 33.0
Water content (zsi-am-05)% 60.0 - 64.0
Chlorides (as NaCl) (zsi-am-07)% 6.5 - 7.5
Preservative (zsi-am-24) absent
Free amine (zsi-am 165)% 0.0 - 0.4
Chloroacetic acid (zsi-am-10) ppm 0-100
Dichloroacetic acid (zsi-am-10) ppm 0-100
Glycolic acid (zsi-am-10)% 0.00 - 2.00
Total microbial counts (zsi-am-19) cfu / g 0-1
In recent years, the cosmetics market has turned to offering increasingly healthy and natural options for skin care. One of the substances most used in personal hygiene and hair care products is Coco-Betaine or Coconut Betaine, a surfactant derived from coconut oil that offers unique benefits for skin and hair.
What is Coconut Betaine?
Coconut Betaine is an amphoteric surfactant, that is, it has a positive and a negative charge, which makes it very effective for cleaning both skin and hair.
Benefits of Coconut Betaine for skin and hair
Coconut Betaine is an ideal ingredient for facial and body cleansing products thanks to its ability to gently cleanse without drying the skin. In addition, it is a non-toxic and skin-safe ingredient, making it suitable for all skin types, including the most sensitive.
Another benefit of Coconut Betaine is its ability to act as a natural conditioner, making it ideal for products like shampoos and conditioners. By leaving a protective layer on the hair, Coconut Betaine helps keep hair hydrated and soft, preventing frizz and breakage.
Coconut Betaine is also a popular ingredient in skin care products such as facial cleansers due to its ability to act as a natural lathering agent. This means that, in addition to cleansing the skin, it helps create a rich, luxurious lather that makes cleansing more enjoyable.
Main features of Coconut Betaine
Gentle cleansing: Coconut Betaine is a very mild surfactant, making it ideal for sensitive or delicate skin. It does not irritate or dry out the skin, and also does not contain sulfates, which makes it ideal for people who suffer from dermatitis or atopic skin.
Hydration: Helps maintain the skin's natural hydration, as it does not strip the skin's natural oils. In this way, it helps to keep the skin soft and supple.
Anti-inflammatory properties: It has anti-inflammatory properties, which makes it ideal for treating skin problems such as rosacea or acne.
Antimicrobial properties: with antimicrobial properties, which makes it ideal for cosmetic products such as shampoos or soaps, as it helps maintain hygiene and prevent infections.
Properties and uses of coconut betaine:
Antistatic : Reduces static electricity by neutralizing the electrical charge on a surface
Cleaning agent : Helps maintain a clean surface
Synergist Moss: Improves the quality of the foam produced by increasing one or more of the following properties: volume, texture and/or stability
Hair conditioner : Leaves hair easy to comb, flexible, soft and shiny and/or gives volume, lightness and shine
Skin care agent : Keeps the skin in good condition
Surfactant : Reduces the surface tension of cosmetics and contributes to the uniform distribution of the product when used
Viscosity Control Agent: Increases or decreases the viscosity of cosmetics
How to use products with Coconut Betaine?
Products containing Coconut Betaine are easy to use and can easily be incorporated into your daily skin and hair care routine. Shampoos and conditioners containing Coconut Betaine are applied similarly to other hair care products, while facial cleansers can be applied by hand or with a facial sponge.
It is important to note that although Coconut Betaine is a mild and skin-safe ingredient, it is important to follow each product's instructions for use to get the best results and avoid any potential irritation.
In short, Coconut Betaine is a highly effective and safe ingredient for skin and hair care. With its softening and conditioning properties, it is an ideal ingredient for cleaning and personal care products. If you are looking for a natural and effective solution for skin and hair care, use Coconut Betaine in the preparation of your natural cosmetic products and handmade soaps and discover the benefits of this unique surfactant.
Dosage: Topical route, usually 7-15% in combination with anionic surfactants.
Conservation: In well closed containers. PROTECT FROM LIGHT.
Coconut Betaine - 100% plant-based surfactant (made from coconut oil)