It is derived from the seeds of the guar plant. It assists in thickening and conditioning of formulas.
Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride
Shower gels, lotions, creams, hair care.
Used in concentrations of 0.2-2%. Add to the water phase of formulas and make sure the pH id below 7 to ensure thickening occurs.
It is a non gelling thickener, can increasing foaming effect when used with emulsifiers.