Cocamidopropyl Betaine is a common surfactant used in personal care products. Although it is often marketed as 'natural' as it originally comes from plant oils, it is a harsh skin and eye irritantii and was voted 'Allergen of the Year' in 2004 by the American Contact Dermatitis Societyiv.
ii) MSDS CapB
iv) Allergen of the year - ACDS
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Foam Boosting Agent, Hair Conditioning Agent, Surfactant, Viscosity Modifying Agent
EWG score: The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.