Ingredient Name: Plant-based Stearalkonium Chloride
What is it? Stearalkonium chloride comes from stearic acid, and ours comes from the highest-quality plant sources. This compound has an impressive ability to detangle and condition hair while leaving a luminous shine.*
- Conditions hair
- Naturally detangles hair
*= This information has not been approved by the FDA.
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