Emulsense™ HC

Brassicyl Isoleucinate Esylate (and) Brassica Alcohol

100% Natural Cationic Hair Care & Emulsification System

Emulsense™ HC is an conditioning agent to create smooth and defined hair. It is also a self-emulsifying cationic emulsification system.

  • Derived from the essential amino acid Isoleucine and Brassica Napus seed oil.
  • Strengthens hair to resist breakage
  • Create smooth and defined appearance
  • Conditions damaged hair
  • Self-emulsifying system
  • Creates lamellar gel networks
  • Non-quat cationic amino lipid technology
  • Designed with green chemistry

hair conditioners | hair treatments | hair styling | skincare | body care | shave & beard care

Standards & Certifications

100% Natural
100% USDA certified biobased content
Natural Origin Index: 1.0
Readily Biodegradable
COSMOS Approved
NATRUE Approved
NSF/ANSI 305 Approved
Clean Beauty Preferred
Kosher Compliant
Non-palm Derived
Vegan & Cruelty-free
Halal Certified
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Additional Information

How to Use

Recommended Use Level: 3.75 - 6.5%

Use Instruction:

  • Add to oil phase and heat to 75°C
  • Can be added to water phase with neutralizer

Sustainable Design

Sustainability is embedded in Inolex's design philosophy. Emulsense™ HC design was guided by the Principles of Green Chemistry and life cycle thinking.

Green Chemistry & Sustainable Life Cycle Highlights:

  • non-toxic to aquatic life
  • water is only reaction byproduct
  • non-irritating to skin or eyes
  • solvent-free process
  • low energy manufacturing process
  • 100% renewable feedstocks
  • no heavy metal catalysts used
  • readily biodegradable

Primary Feedstocks

  • Brassica
  • Sugarcane
  • Rice

For more information about the origin and processing of this ingredient, please request a Technical & Regulatory Dossier.

Science Behind

Emulsense™ HC is part of Inolex’s propriety technology platform of amino lipids.

Building blocks of the amino lipid molecule, Brassicyl Isoleucinate Esylate:

  • Isoleucine: amino acid that provides the natural cationic charge
  • Brassica alcohol: fatty alcohol from plant oils that contains a hydrophobic carbon chain

Lamellar liquid crystals (LLCs) are formed by the specific ratio of amino lipid to fatty alcohol. These structures can stabilize high oil loads, aid in deposition of the cationic amino lipid on hair, and provide a soft, powdery and non-greasy feel.

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