Read the Label Online: Tigi's Bedhead Colour Combat Colour Goddess Shampoo

Oct 18, 2011 | Contact Author | By: Irwin Palefsky, Cosmetech Laboratories Inc.
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Title: Read the Label Online: Tigi's Bedhead Colour Combat Colour Goddess Shampoo
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This formula is a sulfate-free shampoo formulation that uses the following surfactant system: sodium C14-16 olefin sulfonate, cocamidopropyl betaine, sodium cocoyl isethionate, disodium laureth sulfosuccinate and sodium lauryl glucose carboxylate. This type of formulation represents the current trend in using blends of different non-sulfate surfactants as an alternative to the traditional sulfate-based surfactants. It is probably a little “over formulated” with surfactants, but this surfactant system is probably a specific sulfate-free blend available from a surfactant supplier.

The “secondary surfactant” system, which helps with viscosity and foam structure, is a mixture of cocamide DIPA and PPG-2 hydroxyethyl coco/isostearamide.

The stearyl citrate combined with the lauryl glucoside is a “green” pearlizing agent that is used as an alternative to ethylene glycol mono(or di) stearate, which are the traditional materials used as pearlescent agents.

This formula also contains a plethora of ingredients intended to protect hair including: vitamins, amino acids and the UV absorbers ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate, quaternium-95 and benzophenone-4.

Polyquaternium-55 is an anionic, a compatible hair conditioning agent, and the PEG-8 dimethicone and PEG-8 ricinoleate are designed to improve shine.

The preservative system is a mixture of parabens, phenoxyethanol, methylisothiazolinone and tetrasodium EDTA.

The formula also contains a mixture of dyes to match the red hair for which this product is intended. Anything listed below tetrasodium EDTA on the ingredient list is present at less than 1% in the formulation.

 

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Ingredient Listing for Tigi's Bedhead Colour Combat Colour Goddess Shampoo

Water (aqua), Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Cocamide DIPA, Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate, Stearyl Citrate, Quaternium-95, Ammonium Chloride, Parfum (fragrance), Lauryl Glucoside, Polyquaternium-55, Glycerin, Propanediol, PEG-8 Dimethicone, Phenoxyethanol, PEG-8 Ricinoleate, PPG-2 Hydroxyethyl Coco/Isostearamide, Tetrasodium EDTA, Diglycerin, Magnesium Nitrate, Alumina, Benzophenone-4, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate, Isopropylparaben, Sodium Lauryl Glucose Carboxylate, Isobutylparaben, Disodium EDTA, Sodium Lauroyl Oat Amino Acids, Butylparaben, Sodium PCA, Sodium Lactate, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Phospholipids, Magnesium Chloride, Tocopheryl Acetate, Arginine, Retinyl Palmitate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Aspartic Acid, PCA, Methylisothiazolinone, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Extract, Glycine, Alanine, Serine, Valine, Proline, Threonine, Isoleucine, Phenylalanine, Histidine, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Coumarin, Yellow 6 (CI 15985 ), Red 33 (CI 17200, Yellow 5 (CI 19140), Blue 1 (CI 42090), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891)

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