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guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride

One of the most widely used synthetic cationic polymers in the cosmetics industry, this ingredient is often seen in conditioners and body washes. It functions as a conditioning agent for skin and hair, helps deposit active ingredients on skin and/or hair, and also provides anti-static properties without weighing hair down. It may be hard to pronounce, but is truly one of the unsung heroes of certain types of cosmetic formulas.

See quaternium ammonium compounds polymer

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