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STEPANQUAT® Helia

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  • STEPANQUAT® Helia is a natural conditioning agent made from non-GMO sunflower oil.  It is 88% bio-based and readily biodegradable.

    STEPANQUAT® Helia is a very mild cationic surfactant  that smooths each individual hair strand for super-soft, manageable hair.  It provides excellent wet and dry combability on hair, as well as excellent detangling and a soft, conditioned feel to the the hair.  STEPANQUAT® Helia provides substantive conditioning without build-up.

    In skin care, STEPANQUAT® Helia provides a unique, soft, conditioned skin feel and emulsification for Oil in Water emulsifications.

    Free from:

    • sulfates
    • silicones
    • preservatives
    • glycols
    • animal products
    • alcohols

    Used in:

    • Rinse off & leave in hair conditioners
    • Hair styling products and hair treatments
    • Cationic-based lotions & creams
    • Conditioning Shampoos
    • Hand Soaps
    • Shower gels and body washes
  • Formulation Guidelines:

    • For best results, add STEPANQUAT® Helia after thickeners (ie, hydroxyethylcellulose, guars) and before long-chain alcohols
    • Keep pH above 3.0 to avoid hydrolysis
    • Can add to 2-in-1s or conditioning cleansers after the anionic surfactants - incorporate pearl or opacifying agent
    • Avoid heating formula above 75C (colour bodies may form)

    Recommended usage rates:
    Conditioners:  1 - 3%
    Hair treatments:  1 - 5%
    Lotions & Creams:  1 - 3%

    INCI:  Disunfloweroylethyl Dimonium Chloride (and) Sunflower Seed Oil Glycerides (and) Lauryl Lactyl Lactate

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