Behentrimonium Methosulfate

Our database includes 347 products that contain Behentrimonium Methosulfate.

You should know

What it is



Behentrimonium Methosulfate is an ammonium salt. It is mainly used to prevent static in haircare products as a surfactant.

Surfactants have differing ends: one side is hydrophilic while the other end is hydrophobic.

Surfactants also help your cleansers remove pollutants more easily from the skin.

People also like: Glycerin, Dimethicone, Water

People also dislike: Glycerin, Dimethicone, Cetearyl Alcohol

Behentrimonium Methosulfate is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 1.0% of the products in our database containing it.

Community Stats

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Often have the following skin types:

Normal Combination

Usually have one or more of the following skin concerns:

Sensitivity • Dullness • Dryness • Redness

Where it's used

Behentrimonium Methosulfate is most often found as ingredient number 9 within an ingredient list.

These are the categories of products that use Behentrimonium Methosulfate the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 74588
  • EC #:  279-791-1
  • All Functions: Antistatic, Hair Conditioning, Surfactant
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

SkinSort uses CosIng to source some of it's data on ingredient names and functions.