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Saccharum Officinarum (Sugar Cane) Extract
Perm: botanicals
Salicylic Acid
Topchic: preservatives
Perm: preservatives
Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Extract
natural ingredient
Sea Salt/ Maris Sal
naturally derived ingredient for volume and texture
Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil
natural ingredient emollient
Silica
Colorance: abrasives / absorbents / opacifiers / viscosity controlling agents
Silica Dimethicone Silylate
Perm: Anticaking Agents / Synthetic Polymers
Silicia
powder for non-greasy touch
Silicone Quaternium-18
silicone for improved color retention
Sodium Acetate
stabilizing salt
Topchic: buffering agents
Sodium Benzoate
preservative
Colorance: preservatives
Perm: preservatives
Keratin Treatment: preservative
Sodium Bicarbonate
Elumen: buffering agents
Sodium Bromate
Perm: oxidising agents
Sodium Carbonate
Elumen: buffering agents
Sodium Cetearyl Sulfate
Colorance: surfactants
Topchic: surfactants
Perm: surfactants
Sodium Chloride
thickener
Perm: viscosity controlling agents
Sodium Cocoamphoacetate
surfactant with a synergistic effect
Perm: surfactants
Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate
mild surfactant providing creamy foam
Sodium Hydroxide
pH-regulator
Colorance: buffering agents / denaturants
Perm: buffering agents / denaturants
Keratin Treatment: buffering agents / denaturants
Elumen: buffering agents / denaturants
Sodium Isethionate
Elumen: antistatic agents / surfactants
Sodium Lactate
humectant
Perm: buffering agents / humectants
Sodium Laneth-40 Maleate/ Styrene Sulfonate Copolymer
naturally derived heat protection ingredient
Sodium Laureth Sulfate
surfactant
Perm: surfactants
Sodium Lauroyl Glutamate
surfactant
Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
Colorance: denaturants / emulsifying agents / surfactants
Topchic: denaturants / emulsifying agents / surfactants
Perm: denaturants / emulsifying agents / surfactants
Sodium Naphthalenesulfonate
stabilizer
Sodium Pca
humectant
Perm: antistatic agents / humectants
Sodium Picramate
Colorance: hair dyes
Topchic: hair dyes
Sodium Polyacryloyldimethyl Taurate
thickening agent
Sodium Stearate
Topchic: emulsifying agents / surfactants / viscosity controlling agents
Sodium Sulfite
Colorance: preservatives
Topchic: preservatives
Sorbic Acid
perservative
Perm: preservatives
Elumen: preservatives
Sorbitan Oleate
emulsifying agent
Sorbitol
volume giving moisturizer
Soy Isoflavones
antioxidant
Spectrum (Color Spectrum)
The series of colored bands diffracted and arranged in the order of their wavelengths by the passage of white light through a prism. Shading continuously from red (produced by the longest wave visible) to violet (produced by the shortest): red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet.
Sphingolipids
hair similar lipid
Squalane
Colorance: emollients
Topchic: emollients
Perm: emollients
Stearamide Mea
Colorance: antistatic agents / viscosity controlling agents
Topchic: antistatic agents / viscosity controlling agents
Stearamidopropyl Dimethylamine
quaternary agent for care
Stearamine
component of nano-capsules
Steareth-2
Perm: emulsifying agents / surfactants / consistency giving agents
Steareth-21
surfactant and emulsifying agent
Stearic Acid
fatty acid for cuticle conditioning and smoothness
Stearoxypropyl Dimethylamine
hair conditioning ingredient
Steartrimonium Chloride
cationic conditioning agent
Colorance: Preservative / Conditioning agent
Stearyl Acetate
emollient
Stearyl Alcohol
hair conditioning ingredient
Styrene/Vp Copolymer
opacifier
Perm: film formers / opacifiers
Elumen: film formers / opacifiers
Sulfuric Acid
Perm: buffering agents
Sulphates
Sufactants
Sulphur bonds
Located in the Cortex. These bonds are opened and rebounded in the perm and straightening process.
Surfactants
Surface active ingredients.
Syringa Vulgaris (Lilac) Extract
natural ingredient with calming properties