Sodium Methyl N-Lauroyl Taurate (SMLT)

Weight: 1 pound (454g)
Sale price$86.00


Sodium Methyl N-Lauroyl Taurate (SMLT) is a gentle, high-performing anionic surfactant derived from natural sources such as coconut oil and the amino acid taurine. It is recognized for its excellent foam stability, skin compatibility, and mild cleansing properties. This surfactant is especially appreciated for its low irritation potential, making it suitable for sensitive skin formulations. Additionally, its biodegradability and environmental friendliness make it an appealing choice for eco-conscious products.

CAS Number: 4337-75-1
EC Number: 224-388-8
Molecular Weight: 343.46
Molecular Formula: C15H30NNaO4S
Synonyms: N-Dodecanoyl-N-methyltaurine sodium salt

Assay: 95% min.

Key Features and Applications:
Key Features:
1)Gentle and stable performance, non-irritating to the eyes.
2)Provides a mild, moisturizing, and cleansing sensation to the skin.
3)Rich and delicate foam.
4)Exhibits good stability in weakly acidic or alkaline environments, hard water, and metal salt solutions.

1)Mild Skin Cleansers: Extensively used in facial and body cleansers formulated for sensitive or dry skin. It cleanses effectively without stripping the skin's natural oils, maintaining skin hydration and comfort.
2)Baby Bath Products: Ideal for baby shampoos, soaps, and bath foams due to its gentle nature. It ensures effective cleansing while being exceptionally mild on a baby's sensitive skin.
3)Shampoo and Hair Care Products: Incorporated in shampoos and conditioners for all hair types, particularly in products aimed at scalp health. It helps to remove impurities gently without causing scalp irritation.
4)Foaming Bath Products: Employed in bubble baths and shower gels for its ability to produce rich, stable foam, enhancing the luxurious feel of bath products.
5)Sensitive Skin and Hypoallergenic Formulations: A key ingredient in products designed for allergy-prone or easily irritated skin, due to its low irritancy and mild cleansing action.
6)Cosmetic Formulations: Included in makeup removers and facial masks, providing gentle yet effective cleansing, suitable for removing makeup without drying the skin.
7)Men's Grooming Products: Utilized in men's facial cleansers and shaving products. It aids in providing a smooth shave and helps to reduce post-shave skin irritation.

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