Mostly replaced Cocamide DEA, used as a foam booster in shampoos, also has a surfactant in hand soaps and in cosmetics as an emulsifying agent and thickener. It is also able to reduce the irritation the pure ionic surfactants can cause. It is also used in cosmetics as a thickener and emulsifying agent. In hair conditioners it is used as an antistatic agent. It also contains antiseptic properties and is therefore used for personal sanitary products. It is not only an effective cleanser but is also a great foaming agent that is suitable for shampoos and body cleansing. It also enhances the viscosity of body care products. Cocamidopropyl Betaine is highly water soluble. Its use levels of 2-40%.
Other Names: CADG, Cocamidopropyl betaine, Cocamidopropyl dimethyl glycine, Cocoamphocarboxypropionate, Cocoamphodiproprionate, Disodium cocoamphodipropionate
Appearance: Pale Yellow, almost no odor
INCI Name: Cocamidopropyl betaine
Solubility: in Water
Natural or Synthetic: Synthetic, combination of coconut oil and dimethylaminopropylamine
Recommended Retest or Shelf Life:
Storage: Cool Dark Dry, Tightly Closed.